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Elevations offered at Northshield's Warriors and Warlords 2014

SCAtoday.net - 1 hour 45 min ago

In Their Court at Warriors and Warlords, Their Majesties Siegfried and Elizabeth offered Elevation to the Peerage to a number of Their subjects. The Court took place July 12, 2014.

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Re-enactors endanger Battle of Hastings site

SCAtoday.net - Fri, 2014-08-29 18:12

Regular re-enactments of the Battle of Hastings witnessed by hordes of spectators may be endangering the archaeology of the historic site, but work by a team from the University of Huddersfield, led by Dr. Glenn Foard, is working to discover genuine artifacts from the battlefield.

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Calontiri elevated at Lilies War

SCAtoday.net - Fri, 2014-08-29 16:10

In June 2014, the Falcon Banner of the Kingdom of Calontir announced the elevation of several of the Kingdom's subjects by the hands of Their Majesties Agamemnon and Gwen.

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New discoveries show Pictish heritage in Scotland

SCAtoday.net - Thu, 2014-08-28 19:33

The Romans called the people of the north the "Painted Ones" due to their woad body painting, but little is known about the Pictish civilization. Now archaeologists working in Scotland's northern highlands have found evidence that the area may have been the people's power center.

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Research links for English and Anglo-Saxon names and personas

SCAtoday.net - Thu, 2014-08-28 16:01

On his blog Wulfhere's Devices, Calontir herald Wulfhere of Eofeshamme offers help on researching English and Anglo-Saxon names and personas.

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Medieval fighting breaks out in Spain

SCAtoday.net - Thu, 2014-08-28 11:47

BBC Magazine reporter Tom Holland was prepared to be disappointed when he attended the recent First International Medieval Combat Federation World Championships at Belmonte Castle in Spain. After all he'd been to re-enactments before, but he quickly changed his mind.

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Vlad rests in Italian soil?

SCAtoday.net - Wed, 2014-08-27 20:38

New research may show that the remains of Count Vlad Tepes, a.k.a. Dracula, may not be buried in romania, but in Naples, Italy. scholars from the University of Tallinn believe they have found evidence that the nobleman was "taken prisoner, ransomed to his daughter - by then safe in Italy - and buried in a church in Naples."

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Great Northeastern War 2014 photos online

SCAtoday.net - Wed, 2014-08-27 18:13

Brita reports that she has created an album of photos from the Great Northeastern War 2014, which took place recently in the Kingdom of the East. The photos are available to view on Shutterfly.

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SCA Banners Fly at Worldcon, London

SCAtoday.net - Tue, 2014-08-26 08:55

Guy De Dinan reports on the extensive medievalist and SCA activities at the recently-concluded World Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention ("Worldcon") held in London.

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