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Found some piccys of the event on some ramdom person's public album on Picasa - not sure if I should put up the link for the album, but there are several lovely pictures of the battle (including one of James ;) x):

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I likes the last one hes evocative so he is.
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Nice, i might do a trawl through the tinternet later and see what other pictures i can find!
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The battle started with KIBS in an ambush...
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The full Yorkist force advancing
The full Yorkist force advancing
Advancing after the ambush was launched
Advancing after the ambush was launched
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How to hide amongst leafless trees in red livery!
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During the main battle, the Canterburys launched a full-scale amphibious assault...
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Just a random fight scene now...
Just a random fight scene now...
Assaulting the beach is always the hardest part of an amphibious assault...
Assaulting the beach is always the hardest part of an amphibious assault...
You can feel the tension in the soldiers waiting to board the landing craft...
You can feel the tension in the soldiers waiting to board the landing craft...
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And now some massed fight scenes
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Last posting...
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Thanks Chris. The only shot of the Woodvilles features my poleaxe and arm apparently nudging a well harnessed Jim forward.
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Chris, yclept John Barber wrote:And now some massed fight scenes

09Warwick121 - nice one of me in my plate having just been prodded by a billman.
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Chris, yclept John Barber wrote:And now some massed fight scenes

09Warwick121 - nice one of me in my plate having just been prodded by a billman.
Actually, it looks more like your "friends" are urging you on to fight Colin!
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Would i be ok pinching some of your pictures and posting them to my FB please?

PS, the guy i'm fighting in "09Warwick154.jpg" anyone know what his name is, and if hes on FBook? That guy was a legend! Had some really good "hammerings" from him! :roll: I know, I know.... :lol:
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Glorfindle wrote:Would i be ok pinching some of your pictures and posting them to my FB please?
No problems - use them as you like as long as it's not for commercial purposes. They are available in more detail if you send me a PM with your e-mail address, but the ones posted are at this site's limit of 250KB.
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Glorfindle,that's Finn, of the Thos Stanleys (and the Vike).
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O dear what was I doing to Paul? :shock:
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Chris, yclept John Barber wrote:
Glorfindle wrote:Would i be ok pinching some of your pictures and posting them to my FB please?
No problems - use them as you like as long as it's not for commercial purposes. They are available in more detail if you send me a PM with your e-mail address, but the ones posted are at this site's limit of 250KB.
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Cat wrote:Glorfindle,that's Finn, of the Thos Stanleys (and the Vike).
Cheers Cat, I knew he was a Stanley, but i'm real crap with names! Do you know if hes on FB?
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Ah, not sure. I'll try and find out for you.
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One of our group took some really good pictures with you in them Glorfindle, I'll PM you the link :)

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Thanks Abi! :D
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A MOP's posted some of our games on Flickr:

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