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by lord roos
Mon Nov 14, 2005 10:00 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: What's right in WOTR re-enactment?
Replies: 18
Views: 4720

guthrie wrote:I almost thought you were looking for an argument for a second, but yes, the politics are authentic, except the good thing is that 5,000 people dont get killed and maimed to sort out whose boss.


Correct,nobody gets killed or maimed,just bitter & twisted :wink:
by lord roos
Sun Nov 13, 2005 10:03 am
Forum: General History
Topic: What's right in WOTR re-enactment?
Replies: 18
Views: 4720

Whats right in WoR re-enactment?

The Politics.
by lord roos
Sat Nov 12, 2005 10:16 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Use of Horses in Re-enactment
Replies: 91
Views: 19261

When I said "elitism" I didn't mean it on the part of the rider towards foot soldiers, what would perhaps be more accurate to say is that it can cause possible resentment within a group, some people seeing the horses as "flashy" and detracting from other activities...Somebody once said to me that a...
by lord roos
Sat Nov 12, 2005 10:05 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Use of Horses in Re-enactment
Replies: 91
Views: 19261

Wolf in Shadow wrote:destrier.org I think,dunno about C of STG.I'm more o fa b**ger than a bug.Prefer to let people look myslef.True,you can get some wierd and wonderful results on giggle.


Cavalry of St George don't have a web site at present,some of the members are at present working on one.
by lord roos
Wed Nov 09, 2005 8:31 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Joined or seperate hoes, and other questions.
Replies: 84
Views: 12616

Alice the Huswyf wrote:My half hose are really well fitted - I can just get my foot through the ankle: they wrinkle in the same place as the picture.


And to think I'd thought they were holding folds of flesh :o :shock:

:wink:
by lord roos
Wed Aug 10, 2005 11:29 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Hats again :)
Replies: 39
Views: 8505

Gregory

Hear Hear !!!

The only representation of coifs in the 15th c. seems to be in court situations (ie The Kings Bench).........perhaps worn in the fashion a modern day judge/barister/clerc wears an 18th c. wig today ???