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by Cathryne
Tue Sep 02, 2008 7:19 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Football.
Replies: 17
Views: 3488

Ooooo so many fond memories of playing "Football".... *sigh* The rules were ("when I were a lad") 2 teams, 2 goals, 1 ball and no rules. :shock: Also we used to use randon trees, shields, castles etc as the goals over a large-ish undefined playing area. I've got a sneaky suspicio...
by Cathryne
Tue Jul 29, 2008 10:28 pm
Forum: Book, Film, TV & Music Reviews
Topic: Books about C15th Nuns. - Recommendations
Replies: 1
Views: 550

Anything by Eileen Powers is good (although usually about Beneictine Nuns) the down side is that the books are sometimes out of print and therefore a little difficult to obtain - but worth the hassle
by Cathryne
Mon Jul 14, 2008 9:31 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Anyone bought from here...
Replies: 2
Views: 1358

Not bad stuff as far as I can see, some interesting books - but these can often be got elsewhere at a cheaper price!
by Cathryne
Fri Jun 06, 2008 7:08 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: History of the Kettle
Replies: 20
Views: 3197

Ooops forgot to add the quote is from "A glossary of medieval and renaissance culinary terms"
by Cathryne
Fri Jun 06, 2008 7:06 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: History of the Kettle
Replies: 20
Views: 3197

Ketill (Old Norse), ketel (Middle English) = kettle. The word kettle derives from the Latin "catillus" a diminutive of "catinus" or "large bowl." It appears in Old English as "cetel" and in Old Norse as "ketill." In Middle English it is "ketel.&...
by Cathryne
Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:20 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Period plant growing
Replies: 35
Views: 16440

Hey there G23b, How about this use for Fennel stems: Harvest and cut to less than a foot in length, then tie together as if for a fire faggot, place somewhere sheltered (preferably south facing) to form a habitat for the Red Mason Bee - damn good addition to the garden for pollination and vaguely ch...
by Cathryne
Fri Feb 08, 2008 5:54 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Thus far..
Replies: 31
Views: 3170

I second Annis "Fat? what fat!!" looks good from where I'm standing! :D
by Cathryne
Sat Nov 24, 2007 11:20 am
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Whose side are you on?
Replies: 46
Views: 6025

A Yorkie!, A Yorkie, my Kingdom for a Yorkie!!

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