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by medievalpirate
Wed Feb 24, 2016 1:31 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Napoleonic Patterns
Replies: 9
Views: 4429

Re: Napoleonic Patterns

......Cheers, thought I'd ask anyway, not that I can do any of this 'sewing lark'......
by medievalpirate
Tue Feb 23, 2016 6:44 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Napoleonic Patterns
Replies: 9
Views: 4429

Re: Napoleonic Patterns

......A quick question, how did you get on with the pattern & how easy was it to follow......
by medievalpirate
Fri Jul 17, 2015 12:45 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Tent Poles
Replies: 11
Views: 3942

Re: Tent Poles

You could try a decent timber merchant, take the broken bit with you. Talk to the Iron Dwarf, for the sleeve, once you know what you need, he's on here, or book of farce.......
by medievalpirate
Fri Jul 03, 2015 8:39 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: morgan.....
Replies: 18
Views: 6219

Re: morgan.....

......Duvet, Morgan still needs paintin'........
by medievalpirate
Wed Dec 05, 2012 12:37 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Helmets
Replies: 17
Views: 4222

Re: Helmets

Having studied the image, and checked three extant examples, it can not be a Kettle. As it does not have a handle or spout..... :wink:


Sorry just being silly due to painful boredom....
by medievalpirate
Fri Aug 24, 2012 9:59 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Bosworth 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 3682

Re: Bosworth 2012

Yeah, but not with me in them....
by medievalpirate
Thu Aug 23, 2012 8:03 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Bosworth 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 3682

Re: Bosworth 2012

Nice to see some cannons for a change, very nice photos...
by medievalpirate
Wed Jul 18, 2012 4:06 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: morgan.....
Replies: 18
Views: 6219

Re: morgan.....

After all the moving of cannons and packing up, and the drive home, I'm not sure I could shift Her now....
by medievalpirate
Tue Jul 17, 2012 5:23 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: morgan.....
Replies: 18
Views: 6219

Re: morgan.....

Technically you have an even smaller minion in Tony S, if the gunning bug has struck again....
I bet Mark Vickers never thought he'd make a bayonet.....
by medievalpirate
Mon Jul 16, 2012 5:19 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: morgan.....
Replies: 18
Views: 6219

Re: morgan.....

Well the test firing at Tewkes on Friday evening worked well. so She went on the field on Saturday, no problems with Her, unless you count sinking wheels... Had great fun on Sunday when we changed sides, one cannon and three gunners at a run shouting " Get out of the way" and seeing the lo...
by medievalpirate
Tue Jul 03, 2012 12:56 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: morgan.....
Replies: 18
Views: 6219

Re: morgan.....

Langley wrote:You musn't call Alan an undersized minion - he managed to pick the thing up didn't he....



Thanks for that.... made me laugh...
by medievalpirate
Mon Jul 02, 2012 5:14 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: morgan.....
Replies: 18
Views: 6219

Re: morgan.....

Still classing Her as a bloody heavy object... having lifted Her in and out of the new bed we're making, as the old one was warped and twisted.
by medievalpirate
Tue May 01, 2012 11:56 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Need help with Bread
Replies: 34
Views: 18787

Re: Need help with Bread

bilbobaglin wrote:The Hairy Bikers were in Spain tonight watching someone making spelt bread, you could watch it for some tips on the iplayer.


I'll second that, worth watching the whole series, some very nice bread being baked.
by medievalpirate
Wed Jul 07, 2010 2:46 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Traders at delapre
Replies: 4
Views: 1176

Re: Traders at delapre

Her Ladyship enjoyed herself, and will look forward to next years event.
Could do with a few more punters and traders, but not bad for a new
event with such sort notice.*

*No make that Bloody Good.
by medievalpirate
Sun Apr 25, 2010 12:33 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Edgecote Medieval Tournament 2010 traders invite
Replies: 2
Views: 1247

Re: Edgecote Medieval Tournament 2010 traders invite

What's the prices for Traders?
Deadly Glamour may be interested,
will have to check Her diary first.
by medievalpirate
Thu Mar 25, 2010 6:36 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: "Burgundian" Tent
Replies: 4
Views: 2599

Re: "Burgundian" Tent

Just had a look in friends&gossip under "which tent-round or burgundian". and it's sopposedly a 'HALE'. the only reason we call things like 'hales' burgundians is everyone knows what we're talking about rather than having to spend three hours describing something we all know by another...
by medievalpirate
Wed Feb 24, 2010 9:10 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: pheonix show 21/22 august 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1361

Re: pheonix show 21/22 august 2010

I'll second Miel on that plus no contact details,
if you post it we might be interested.
by medievalpirate
Sun Dec 13, 2009 1:56 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: 14th c Italian Persona
Replies: 6
Views: 2245

Re: 14th c Italian Persona

Gunner:

"Is that Clankie rusted up like that...
or should I be worried...."


:thumbup: :thumbup: :angel:
by medievalpirate
Sat Sep 26, 2009 11:51 am
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: The Nuremberg housebooks
Replies: 3
Views: 1730

Robin, be careful with some of the Job Titles, there's a Dialect Border
that can confuse non locals. It's the reason for so many different
Lace Makers, and they make shoe laces not lace. I only know this because Her Ladyship is from N├╝rnberg. If you need any help with checks PM us.
by medievalpirate
Sun Jun 21, 2009 11:43 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: We have a LadyHawke jousting moment.
Replies: 3
Views: 1689

I'll second Mordengaad on that :D

Looked like lots of fun...could do with
some of that on Network Rail or Tube.
It'd stop the Buggers moaning in the
morning :roll:
by medievalpirate
Wed Apr 29, 2009 10:42 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: A crushingly good birthday present....
Replies: 19
Views: 3624

Very nice, looks like a fun day out, but doesn't look like a comfortable drive
home :roll:
Reminds me off a Rally driving birthday present, instructor said i should stick to race tracks...
was heard to say less things to hit, including cameramen... :lol:
by medievalpirate
Wed Apr 29, 2009 10:29 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Royal Armouries Joust of Honour footage
Replies: 6
Views: 1635

VERY NICE... Slow-mo works really well on impact shots,
can't wait to see the rest.
by medievalpirate
Mon Apr 27, 2009 1:09 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Sort of Friday afternoon musings
Replies: 33
Views: 6732

Yes to Marcus,
We have to be p*ssed to put up with MOPS, bad weather, to hot or cold, the other half moaning is it time to go yet. :twisted:
But which would you drink BEER/WINE/MEAD or water.
I know where my loyalty lies :roll:

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