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by Dickie
Wed Jul 19, 2006 5:27 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Rougham 06
Replies: 10
Views: 2485

TUT0411.JPG Rochester with a glaive and an axe...no sword!!! He's hooked... :twisted:

Good pics.
by Dickie
Wed Jul 12, 2006 6:37 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: ebay bargains!
Replies: 26
Views: 3849

medieval clothes for a man such as used in the 'Sealed knot'
Is it me or is that beard paintshopped on..?
by Dickie
Mon Jun 26, 2006 8:08 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Battle of Bannockburn 2007
Replies: 428
Views: 59299

NTS wrote:I have been planning next year's event with a scottish re-enactment group who have over twenty year's experience but ultimate responsibilty will lie with me as the property manager.
Who..?
by Dickie
Tue Jun 20, 2006 8:25 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Kettle Helmet Question
Replies: 8
Views: 2017

Can only really answer Q1, try Roy King (got a nice one from him at TORM) and also Get Dressed for Battle...

Can't really answer Q2, not without looking at piccies...
by Dickie
Fri Apr 28, 2006 9:58 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Flintknapping workshops/demonstrations
Replies: 1
Views: 1009

What a wonderful idea, now back in the days when I was in the Sealed Knot, learving how to make my own flints for the Carbine would have been a great LH accessory, ho humm...

You could always advertise on their site, www.sealedknot.org
by Dickie
Wed Apr 19, 2006 11:50 am
Forum: General History
Topic: How to improve battles?
Replies: 313
Views: 43677

craig1459 wrote:Well the Sealed Knot hang people and burn witches :D
In the 10 odd years I was in the SK, we hung a few people, but I never recall burning witches.

Never in front of the public anyhoo...
by Dickie
Fri Apr 07, 2006 5:24 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Team / House Liverys for Recognition
Replies: 149
Views: 92846

BigM,

One of me fave pics...
by Dickie
Wed Mar 22, 2006 3:14 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Team / House Liverys for Recognition
Replies: 149
Views: 92846

Of course I Woodville too...
by Dickie
Sat Mar 11, 2006 6:38 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Farmers Markets,Food Fayres etc in your area
Replies: 27
Views: 5199

Martin,

Great idea! True to form the next Basingstoke market is on a day I am away. :(

Dates for Basingstoke and Winchester are...

16/3 W
26/3 W
02/4 B
09/4 W
30/4 W
14/4 W
28/5 W
04/6 B (hmmmm let me see I'm away that weekend)
25/6 W
09/7 W

That'll keep ya going for a while...
by Dickie
Wed Mar 08, 2006 10:47 am
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Flavoured vodkas
Replies: 32
Views: 7300

Pepper Vodka

2 Tablespoons of Black Peppercorns (whole)
1/4 bottle Vodka

Leave

Get other people to drink...
by Dickie
Thu Nov 10, 2005 4:44 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Need Padded Jack
Replies: 7
Views: 2609

Caroline,

I have eMailed you with the details of a friendly, cheap (well his Jacks are, actually so is he) and MtoM supplier...
by Dickie
Thu Nov 03, 2005 1:15 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: We are sexy, we are the 18th century!
Replies: 78
Views: 13141

guthrie wrote:I think SCUM is a better acronym myself.....
Hey, that's the lot I started with, or for the occasionally full name, SCUMBAGS.

However, Guthrie, I have to say I like your CODDS..!

:wink:
by Dickie
Mon Sep 05, 2005 4:10 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Object quiz
Replies: 21
Views: 7207

Cross posted my update, you see I knew those that History of Art 'A' Level would come in handy, lords if I can remember the artist, not Titian is it, he liked 'odd' bits in his portraits... In which case its 'Spud Trooper', my daughter is v lucky, her birthday is 1st October (Darth Tater) so guess w...
by Dickie
Mon Sep 05, 2005 4:03 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Object quiz
Replies: 21
Views: 7207

By sheer coincidence (Ibought 2 Saturday) I think the third piccie is Darth Tater!

The Spud is strong with this one..!

The Mirror as Mr in-Shadow says is from a painting, it does show the artist, in the far background, 'Man and his Wife'..?
by Dickie
Mon Sep 05, 2005 4:00 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: A little quiz
Replies: 10
Views: 3704

Well the second picture is Dickie 3 isn't it..? Or is it Dickie 2..? No I'll say Dickie 3... The first one says to me Cromwell, but I daren't think it is really... The third one could be anybody, looks more like a blurred face to protect the innocent... Well done G23B (is that some sort of 'droid in...
by Dickie
Tue Aug 16, 2005 9:32 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Me at Linlithgow
Replies: 5
Views: 3036

It always used to amaze me when I was in the SK that you could make vet musketeers jump with the right bang! It reminds me of the (aborted) battle od Talevera, didn't the Spanish levies get frightened by the noise of their own muskets firing..? Nice pic by the way. Here's one of mine actually going ...
by Dickie
Fri Jul 22, 2005 12:31 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Safe Socks
Replies: 52
Views: 14859

I have just discovered I am wearing odd socks. Now I'm sure there were the same when I put them on earlier... :oops:
by Dickie
Thu Jul 21, 2005 9:35 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Safe Socks
Replies: 52
Views: 14859

Yup!

I think I need another cup of tea..!

See you guys tomorrow night sometime... :lol:
by Dickie
Thu Jul 21, 2005 9:04 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Safe Socks
Replies: 52
Views: 14859

Bucket,

True, however I'm not sure which one I'm in at the mo' still reeling from that read. Or that could just be me...
by Dickie
Thu Jul 21, 2005 8:52 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Safe Socks
Replies: 52
Views: 14859

Hys Grace,

I read it all! I think I even understood some of it.

So basically what you're saying is that Brzinki is a fraud..?
by Dickie
Wed Jul 20, 2005 3:51 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Safe Socks
Replies: 52
Views: 14859

Noel,

Did you acquire said sock after a visit to the NLHF..?
by Dickie
Wed Jul 20, 2005 9:02 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Safe Socks
Replies: 52
Views: 14859

Hys Grace, It has recently been proposed that once removed from a stabilised sock field (SSF), pairs of socks in fact 'share' their dimensions. So where as you previously have 2 3-dimensional socks you in fact can end up with a pair of combinations, providing that they add to 6 in total. This is why...
by Dickie
Tue Jul 19, 2005 10:29 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Safe Socks
Replies: 52
Views: 14859

NO!

Then they would break the mantra of sock..;

"I stink, Therefore I am"
by Dickie
Tue Jul 19, 2005 9:09 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Safe Socks
Replies: 52
Views: 14859

:shock:
Kate said only no holes when you're wearing sandals, and since you shouldn't be wearing socks with sandals, that's why they have no holes...I think...