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Postby The Methley Archer » Sat Nov 25, 2006 9:17 am

The campist COPs in town, both on and off the field!!


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Postby The Methley Archer » Sat Nov 25, 2006 9:20 am

Damn it cant seem to get the photos on :cry:


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Postby Type16 » Sat Nov 25, 2006 2:04 pm

Following on from previous postings re mottos for helms etc......................

Can anybody please translate "Bio-degradable" for me? Seems appropriate for me :D

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Postby Sophia » Sat Nov 25, 2006 3:56 pm

Try latin for "All flesh is grass" - not sure which Psalm of top of head. No Latin bible only Classical Hebrew which is no use for this - will try and dig up reference so you can look it up for yourself.

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Postby Type16 » Sat Nov 25, 2006 6:44 pm

Thanks Sophia, but I should have said purely a Latin translation. I reckon it will be something like 'necrosis', but not sure. Qoutation from religious sources, a bit inappropriate for a Pagan like me! :lol:


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Postby Marcus Woodhouse » Sun Nov 26, 2006 9:22 pm

But not for the medieval archer who you are portraying, I'd say. When I re-enacted Iron Age Celt you never would meet a more dedicated follower of Bel, and I go to Mass an average of twice a week.


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Postby The Methley Archer » Tue Feb 06, 2007 2:21 pm

Does anyone know the colours of Lord Welles who was killed at Towton and buried in his wifes manor at Methley, West Yorkshire.

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Postby craig1459 » Tue Feb 20, 2007 10:57 pm

Any connection to Sir Robert Welles who captained for Warwick at Losecote Field? He wore the ragged staff there


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Postby Allan Harley » Wed Feb 21, 2007 7:23 pm

Next question for all you knowledgable people out there

I know the personal livery, badges and household liveries and colours for the Beauforts (Dukes of Somerset) but be bu**ered if I can find their motto

Help please!


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Postby RTB » Wed Feb 21, 2007 7:45 pm

Allan Harley wrote:Next question for all you knowledgable people out there

I know the personal livery, badges and household liveries and colours for the Beauforts (Dukes of Somerset) but be bu**ered if I can find their motto

Help please!


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Postby Nigel » Thu Mar 01, 2007 3:51 pm

The Methley Archer wrote:Does anyone know the colours of Lord Welles who was killed at Towton and buried in his wifes manor at Methley, West Yorkshire.

Ta


Assuming you mean Lionel

Or a lion Rampant queue fouchy sable

or in other words a raggedy balck lion on his hinfdlegs on a yellow field.

These would ahve been hsi personal colours given he appears to ahvebeen connected with somerset I would assume hs men wore some sort of somerset badge


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Postby The Methley Archer » Sat Mar 03, 2007 9:38 am

Thanks nige.

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Postby Nigel » Mon Mar 12, 2007 6:50 pm

Yes how to avoid a kicking at Tanshelf of a Saturday night :D

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Postby zauberdachs » Thu May 17, 2007 1:07 pm

is it an unofficial rule of WOTR livery that 90% of groups have to include red? ;)


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Postby gregory23b » Mon May 21, 2007 11:55 am

"s it an unofficial rule of WOTR livery that 90% of groups have to include red? "


yes, and the other 90% is to be black. :D

Due to a little known statute lobbyed for by the red and black dye sellers league, motto 'you can have any colour as long as it is black and red', first league chief was one Harry Fforde.


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Postby zauberdachs » Mon May 21, 2007 11:56 am

:)


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Postby lidimy » Mon Sep 03, 2007 5:10 pm

Were the Stanleys fighting for the Yorkists or Lancastrians?


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Postby Type16 » Mon Sep 03, 2007 5:15 pm

Lancastrians !

Nice bunch of lads :D


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Postby lidimy » Mon Sep 03, 2007 5:16 pm

YES!!!

Thanks :D:D:D:D:D:D


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Postby StaffordCleggy » Mon Sep 03, 2007 6:16 pm

lidimy wrote:Were the Stanleys fighting for the Yorkists or Lancastrians?


Whatever side happened to be winning!


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Postby Dave B » Mon Sep 03, 2007 6:51 pm

StaffordCleggy wrote:
lidimy wrote:Were the Stanleys fighting for the Yorkists or Lancastrians?


Whatever side happened to be winning!


Weren't they breifly lancastrian, then mostly yorkist up until Bosworth when they became decisively lancastrian/tudor, then the younger one (william) changed his mind again and supported perkin warbeck and got his head chopped of, or something like that.


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Postby lidimy » Mon Sep 03, 2007 6:56 pm

That actually suits my purposes brilliantly. Not the head choppy off bit though
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Postby Type16 » Mon Sep 03, 2007 7:23 pm

They are local lads to us in north east Wales. Founded a dynasty at Mold. Google revealse some interesting facts.


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Postby Cat » Sun Sep 23, 2007 7:43 pm

But as for the Marquis of Dorset... :lol:

(nb before anybody points out that the cerise is wrong it is, in fact, mulberry which is correct. In actual fact, his standard is so much more garish even than the livery that we are currently fighting for who is going to make it up for next season. It is white and mulberry halved, unicorn rampant against a sunburst in gold, with pinks (the flowers) on the second half of the flag. It is so effete, and we are all in touch with our feminine sides, except me. I have a head start.)


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Postby Marcus Woodhouse » Fri Oct 05, 2007 10:34 am

It sounds beautiful and I look forward to seeing it, I'm trying to persuade the maunch to adopt the livery of the Gonzaga family, salmon pink and jade green, as our "away" colours. There is considerable resistance to this though so any outside preasure that you can bring to bear. :wink:


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Postby hys grace » Tue Jan 08, 2008 12:38 pm

FOR ME YOU CANT BEAT A GOOD BIT OF MURREY AND AZURE, WITH THE WHITE ROSE AND SUNBURST ON!!!!!!!!!! HUZZAH


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Postby Dave B » Tue Jan 08, 2008 12:48 pm

hys grace wrote:FOR ME YOU CANT BEAT A GOOD BIT OF MURREY AND AZURE, WITH THE WHITE ROSE AND SUNBURST ON!!!!!!!!!! HUZZAH


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Postby hys grace » Thu Jan 10, 2008 4:48 pm

OF COURSE I'M SHOUTING MAN, I'M THE KING. BUT ALSO BABY PUKE HAS JAMMED THE KEYBOARD AND UNTIL IT DRIES I CAN'T GET IT OUT! YOU OK DAVE?


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Postby Cat » Tue Jan 22, 2008 4:29 pm

1)Was that surreal, or merely factual?
2) Why were you holding the baby over the keyboard?
3) Is it dry yet?


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Postby Marcus Woodhouse » Wed Jan 23, 2008 12:25 am

:D


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