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by HistoryNeedsYou
Wed Sep 27, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: Re-enactors Wanted
Topic: Tudor printer wanted - late October
Replies: 3
Views: 217

Re: Tudor printer wanted - late October

Thank you Claire, looking forward to meeting you.
by HistoryNeedsYou
Wed Sep 27, 2017 5:50 am
Forum: Re-enactors Wanted
Topic: Tudor printer wanted - late October
Replies: 3
Views: 217

Tudor printer wanted - late October

Looking for a Tudor printer with a printing press for an event in late October. The person we usually use is out of the country so we are keen to discover another inky devil!
by HistoryNeedsYou
Wed Apr 26, 2017 2:10 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: Gun cabinet for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 392

Re: Gun cabinet for sale

Sold - pending collection. Thank you for all the enquiries.
by HistoryNeedsYou
Mon Apr 17, 2017 8:20 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: Gun cabinet for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 392

Gun cabinet for sale

Vintage gun cabinet made by Benham & Sons Ltd of London. 74" tall 188cm 33" wide 84cm 11" deep 28cm Much taller than most gun cabinets so it can take muskets, muzzle loaders and long guns in one piece. Perfect for a reenactor from the Sealed Knot, ECWS, NA or ACWS. Ideal for a gro...
by HistoryNeedsYou
Thu Sep 01, 2016 2:16 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: Jousting at Bolsover Castle
Replies: 2
Views: 993

Re: Jousting at Bolsover Castle

Pericles and all the horses were magnificent. Fiery yet impeccably well behaved. The audience cheered mightily every time a lance shattered and loved the whole event. All the riders displayed great skill in charging home hard without ever being unbalanced. The Olympics really should have honest spor...
by HistoryNeedsYou
Tue Aug 30, 2016 4:08 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: Jousting at Bolsover Castle
Replies: 2
Views: 993

Jousting at Bolsover Castle

Here's a video of the jousting and medieval event at Bolsover Castle over the Bank Holiday weekend. The LH featured many members of WoTR households plus pros such as Kathy with her Hawks. The event received good media coverage thanks to effective PR by the EH team. ITV news reported on it on Monday ...
by HistoryNeedsYou
Tue Aug 23, 2016 4:59 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: The Battle of Bosworth 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 809

The Battle of Bosworth 2016

Congratulations to WoTR Fed and the heritage centre for creating a popular and vibrant anniversary event at Bosworth. Given the Richard III theme, I'm pleased to report that the car parks were excellent too. Here's a short film of the main battle on Saturday, featuring many WoTR people. There's also...
by HistoryNeedsYou
Tue Aug 23, 2016 4:49 pm
Forum: Re-enactors Wanted
Topic: mule hire wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 1108

Re: mule hire wanted

Please contact Rent a Peasant. I think, from memory, they are based in the glorious North. Their mule has been to many EH events.
by HistoryNeedsYou
Fri Oct 10, 2008 12:19 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Roadblock sign and canvas buckets for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 614

Roadblock sign and canvas buckets for sale

Please see the buy and sell section.
by HistoryNeedsYou
Tue Feb 19, 2008 10:06 am
Forum: 1603-1715
Topic: Oliver Cromwell's Lobstertail - Photos ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1792

G'day

I googled 'warwick castle helmet cromwell' in google images and found a few images. Wikipedia has a bonzer image at:

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/c ... Helmet.JPG

I guess your googling is as ripper as Merv Hughes bowling! What a galah!
by HistoryNeedsYou
Thu Feb 09, 2006 4:29 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Shawm advice
Replies: 2
Views: 931

Has she tried contacting the York Waites? They play shawms, bombards, crumhorns and every other jolly instrument with great pizazz.

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