Kelmarsh 2007

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Kelmarsh 2007

Postby seanha » Sat Aug 11, 2007 10:14 pm

from saturday

have loads more if you want them

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Wayland2002

Postby Wayland2002 » Sat Aug 11, 2007 10:49 pm

I can see myself, Britannia picture, wearing mail and carrying a spear.



the real lord duvet

Postby the real lord duvet » Sat Aug 11, 2007 11:03 pm

i recognise tim the foo's cannon.
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Postby Scraggles » Sun Aug 12, 2007 12:04 am

nice photobucket site u have Sean

slight typo ? kelmasrsh 2007



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Postby Sir Fletcher Phelps » Sun Aug 12, 2007 9:30 pm

Wayland2002 wrote:I can see myself, Britannia picture, wearing mail and carrying a spear.


And that's me in the lead in the spectacle helm....which improves my visage no end!


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Postby Annis » Sun Aug 12, 2007 10:03 pm

one word: wooooooooooooooooooooooooooooow!!!

great pics!


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Postby tonw » Mon Aug 13, 2007 12:46 am

Andy can you please edit your post name calling is not needed

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Postby Dan of Britannia » Mon Aug 13, 2007 1:49 am

Perhaps he wasn't name calling... there isn't a posessive apostrophe... so perhaps it's a device called a 'twats cannon' used by a bloke called Tim.

I dunno about stuff after 1100 so there may wll be such a device... along with a 'tit mangonel' and a 'cleft ram'

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Postby Finn Merkis Toku » Mon Aug 13, 2007 1:52 pm

the real lord duvet wrote:i recognise tim the foo's cannon.



No I think Andy is just being his usual self :D :D :D

Edited out certain word I'd asked Andy to remove


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Postby Frances Perry » Mon Aug 13, 2007 2:42 pm

Another set of Pictures for you to have a butchers at - tried to get a fair shot of everyone - vthough I admit that I forgot about the Bronze Age people - apologies for that!

http://s160.photobucket.com/albums/t180 ... dessofWar/


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Postby Dave B » Mon Aug 13, 2007 2:45 pm

Dan of Britannia wrote:I dunno about stuff after 1100 so there may wll be such a device... along with a 'tit mangonel' and a 'cleft ram'


Botty Bombard?


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Postby the real lord duvet » Mon Aug 13, 2007 9:31 pm

that's his name - or at least all of his friends know who he is by that name..... they wouldn't know if I said captain davy jones (his chosen nickname) or tim of the ...............

no point in changing it because of merkinsbrains quote now anyway. ever helpful.



and thank you Merkinbrain. you are of course fully entitled to have an opinion on me due to the long personal conversation you sent your other half to have with me arn't you......... foo'. so you going to keep stalking me here because you didn't have the balls to even talk to me in person then?



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Postby Nigel » Tue Aug 14, 2007 9:47 am

Is he the loon with the hammer


There’s a country in Europe where they treat their ex soldiers with pride no waits for medical treatment after injuries received during service, no amensia from the government. Cant for the life of me recall where it is but I know exactly where it is not.

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Postby gregory23b » Tue Aug 14, 2007 10:29 am

I can just abuot make out my head behind the table background of the carriage shot, the shiny headed man is not me, I am wearing a hat :D


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Postby Heer Adler » Tue Aug 14, 2007 10:49 pm

Had a great weekend at Kelmarsh, really nice atmosphere and we all found that the MOP's were really interested and full of good questions for us.

Heres a selection of my pics, more to follow as I get through them...

Neil.


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And the scene around 6.30am on Saturday...

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Postby tonw » Tue Aug 14, 2007 11:30 pm

Was it you that was blowing the bloody bugle at 6:30am

not as bad as who ever blew it at 6am

though by 7 I think I was fully awake and didn't care that someone else was blow their horn at stupid O-clock


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Postby Heer Adler » Wed Aug 15, 2007 6:58 pm

I hear the offender was one of the Great War boys up at the top of the field.

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Postby Nigel » Thu Aug 16, 2007 6:21 am

Frances Perry wrote:Another set of Pictures for you to have a butchers at - tried to get a fair shot of everyone - vthough I admit that I forgot about the Bronze Age people - apologies for that!

http://s160.photobucket.com/albums/t180 ... dessofWar/


Thanks Francis there Iam murdering somebody with my partner in crime Mr le viking


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Postby Biro » Thu Aug 16, 2007 10:49 am

oo - I'm in that pic too - Far left lookin knackered, and half out of shot.



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Postby Greg G. » Thu Aug 16, 2007 3:56 pm

OOooooooohhhh, it's when I see pics like this when I really begin to hate living in the states. We don't have jack over here for reenactment (except on the east coast for Revolutionary and Civil wars, blah), and the kits mostly suck big green donkey.....well, you know.....
I see kits for everything ranging from Romano all the way into WWII in those pictures. Nice job everyone, and thanks for making me so freakin' jealous!



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Postby Nigel » Thu Aug 16, 2007 6:01 pm

so obvious reply

find out when next year is on and get on a plane

Given from your avatar you rpobably do Conquests' period bring your soft kit orat least your shoes we can sort the rest out

Kelamarsh is a true expereince


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Postby Sir Fletcher Phelps » Thu Aug 16, 2007 7:23 pm

Nigel wrote:so obvious reply

find out when next year is on and get on a plane

Given from your avatar you rpobably do Conquests' period bring your soft kit orat least your shoes we can sort the rest out

Kelamarsh is a true expereince


He's not wrong :twisted:

http://s107.photobucket.com/albums/m303 ... sh%202007/

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Postby Sal » Fri Aug 17, 2007 7:55 am

:lol: :lol:

The hat really finishes it off :D


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Postby gregory23b » Fri Aug 17, 2007 9:23 am

Greg G, have you tried contacting some of the groups via armour archive, quite a few of them turned up for hastings last year.


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Postby Greg G. » Fri Aug 17, 2007 5:42 pm

Nigel - Unfortunately we are moving next Spring, so a trip next year is not possible. BUT 'tis a thought for 2009 as we were planning on flying over then anyway!!!

gregory23b - Thanks for the tip. Yeah, I have been in contact with a couple of the groups that frequent Armour Archive, but the closest one is over 700 miles from me.

I need to post pics of my Hospitaller kit (1206AD) and let you guys rip me a new one telling me what all is wrong, hehe. I have researched it over two years time before creating it, so in my wee little mind it should be fairly correct. <famous last words> :lol:



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Postby Sir Fletcher Phelps » Fri Aug 17, 2007 6:12 pm

Sal wrote::lol: :lol:

The hat really finishes it off :D


Thanks Sal! Shame I think I've lost it (the hat...not the frock!)

By the way, can you ask yer mum what the washing instructions are? I'm a bit worried about the sequins and flower :lol:


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Postby Lord Byron » Sat Aug 18, 2007 12:02 am

Just had this website pointed out to me:

http://www.northantset.co.uk/viewarticl ... ionid=5941

Has a very nice video, and a number of pictures - including a lovely one of myself and my Vickers and some random children in the WW1 trench! :P



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Postby Heer Adler » Tue Aug 21, 2007 7:01 pm

Pic's are now up on the EH website of the event.

http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/serv ... /nav.17729

Got us listed as WW1 trench experience but at least we got our ugly mugs on :D

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