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by Adam the Archer
Tue Nov 13, 2007 3:16 pm
Forum: Creative Works
Topic: Blackwork
Replies: 55
Views: 7911

Hope you don't mind me hi-jacking this thread.
Which is the best stitch for blackwork?
by Adam the Archer
Fri Sep 28, 2007 7:46 am
Forum: 1485-1603
Topic: Elizabethan groups in the West Midlands
Replies: 2
Views: 1738

Elizabethan groups in the West Midlands

Hi folks
I just wondered if anyone knew of any Elizabethan (or any Tudor) groups in the West Midlands. I am already in one group but am looking to expand my horizons.

Many thanks
Adam
by Adam the Archer
Tue Sep 11, 2007 11:25 am
Forum: 1603-1715
Topic: 17th century songs on CD?
Replies: 12
Views: 3671

17th century songs on CD?

Hi folks
I am looking for some 17th century stuff on CD. any ideas?
by Adam the Archer
Wed Jul 25, 2007 10:39 am
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Fife
Replies: 7
Views: 2397

Cheers guys

How easy are they to play?
by Adam the Archer
Tue Jul 24, 2007 10:33 am
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Fife
Replies: 7
Views: 2397

Fife

Hi folks

I am interested in learning to play the fife. Does anyone know where i can get one from and are there any "Fife playing for dummies" type books?

Cheers

Adam
by Adam the Archer
Mon Jul 16, 2007 10:08 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Mass and Re-Enactment
Replies: 148
Views: 22273

I have a friend who is a practising catholic and acts as a priest / bishop and 'says' Mass during re-enactments. He has no problem with it as he says it portrays an important part of medieval life. As a Christian myself, my faith often comes into conflict with my hobby. It is not always possible to ...
by Adam the Archer
Wed Jul 11, 2007 11:57 am
Forum: General History
Topic: 15c order of service
Replies: 25
Views: 3269

Here are the ordinaries of the Sarum Mass in Latin and English:

http://justus.anglican.org/resources/bc ... dinary.htm (latin)

http://justus.anglican.org/resources/bc ... nglish.htm
by Adam the Archer
Wed Jul 11, 2007 11:51 am
Forum: General History
Topic: 15c order of service
Replies: 25
Views: 3269

Hi My understanding is that there was regional variation in the British Isles, but the most widely used was the Sarum Rite, which had some anomalies in ceremonial from the Roman usage. There are a couple of basic links below from a Google search, but I will do some more digging for you: http://www.n...
by Adam the Archer
Wed Jul 11, 2007 9:38 am
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Wild Food and Herbs on Tewkesbury Fields
Replies: 12
Views: 2577

Brother Kevfael and I were walking through the fields on Saturday and he pointed out what I could have eaten and used for medicine etc. it was a useful walk and showed the abundance of things that would have been available.

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