Archive - Dec 2003
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-12-21 14:55
Their Majesties of Atlantia will be choosing a new Royal Barb at the upcoming Kingdom Twelfth Night celebration January 10, 2004 in the Barony of Windmasters Hill.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2003-12-21 11:15
"The Glory of the Gothic Page" will be on display at the Getty Museum, in Los Angeles, California, through March 7, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-12-20 17:20
Aeschine Gearranach has announced that AnTir's 12th Night A&S Display will be the scene of the Miniature Medieval Equestrian Costume & Equipment Contest.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2003-12-20 13:35
Guardian Unlimited: Ninety rare 17th century coins from Java have been found buried in mud on the banks of London's River Thames.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-12-20 12:45
Lord David of Crannog Mor, also known as Lord David the Kitchen Help, was killed in an automobile accident December 15, 2003.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-12-20 10:45
A 2500-year-old stone sculpture depicting an armored warrior has been unearthed in southern France.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-12-19 22:03
Photographs from the recent St. Catherine's Fair in the Kingdom of Lochac are now available online.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2003-12-19 17:13
Baroness Mairi ni Raghaillaigh and Baron Mord Hrutsson the Green will once again be offering the "Barhus Prize" for best documentation at the Ice Dragon A&S Pentathlon in March in the Barony of the Rhydderich Hael.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-12-19 15:49
Alaskan SCAdians are planning to warm up the northern climate with cooking and fighting at March Madness Meets Kitchen Wars March 6, 2004 in Anchorage, AK.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-12-19 15:49
Don Baggs, an amateur historian from Monmouth, south Wales, wants to disrupt plans to build a windfarm near the site of the Battle of Agincourt by leading his own army of archers.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-12-19 03:29
A hoard of coins dating from 150 BCE was discovered recently near Maidstone, England by a couple using a metal detector.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2003-12-19 02:48
Here are the scheduled dates for the next year's SCA BoD meetings, courtesy of the SCA President, Meg Baron. Meetings are open to the populace.
Submitted by Gwynfor on Thu, 2003-12-18 16:12
The Kingdom of Lochac's November Crown Tourney was held in the Barony of Aneala. Gwynfor Lwyd shares his photo album of the event.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-12-18 16:09
Yehoshua ben Haym haYerushalmi, Seneschal of the new shire forming in Israel, is seeking help to train fencers in the shire.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-12-18 02:52
Gerhard Kendal of Westmoreland, Knight of the Society and Baron of the Lions Gate in AnTir, who died December 16, 2003, is remembered by his SCA family.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2003-12-17 16:12
A rare medieval horn was stolen from a resident of Atlantia. His friend in the Midrealm has published a letter describing the instrument, and seeking help in recovering it.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-12-17 15:06
A professor at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, along with volunteers from around the world, will soon be canvassing film-goers for their responses to "Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King."
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-12-17 00:44
Learn British history the easy way with the BBC's "Monarchs & Leaders," an interactive website that covers the country's history from "the Angevins to the Windsors."
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-12-16 16:28
At the recent investiture, Sir Hugh and Lady Theresa became the new Baron and Baroness of Stormhold in the Kingdom of Lochac.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2003-12-16 16:06
Photos of the recent William Marshal Tourney and Feast, and several other recent Lochac events, are now available on the World Wide Web.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-12-16 05:41
Lords Caradoc de Tisbury, Nemet Arpad and Cernac of the Kingdom of Drachenwald have announced that Lord Robert d' Ardrieu will face three Free Scholars December 13, 2003.
Submitted by Sir_Bran on Tue, 2003-12-16 00:05
Monty Python member Terry Jones tackles the Middle Ages in "Terry Jones' Medieval Lives", a new series which debuts on The History Channel starting January 3.
Submitted by Gwynfor on Mon, 2003-12-15 16:44
Intelligence sources have alerted the rest of the Knowne Worlde to the latest covert efforts by Lochac agents to achieve world domination.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-12-14 16:10
The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has brought a little bit of the Roman Empire to their city by hosting Art in Roman Life: Villa To Grave, September 2003-August 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-12-14 13:15
The bones of a 1,200-year-old Viking Queen may help scientists solve the mystery of a ritual sacrifice.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-12-14 08:45
Have fun dressing mannequins with the BBC's "Dress the Men" and "Dress the Ladies" history game.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-12-13 19:30
This is Herefordshire: A gilded 10th century sword hilt became Britain's newest national treasure when it took up residency at the British Museum December 11, 2003.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2003-12-13 17:46
The dodecahedral gaming or fortune-telling die auctioned by Christies on December 11 brought a sale price much higher than estimated.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-12-13 15:05
ResearchBuzz: The Directory of Folklore and Mythology Electronic Texts offers a searchable database for those doing research in the field or looking for bardic inspiration.
Submitted by Catriona on Fri, 2003-12-12 18:28
New humor from the create your own Bayeux Tapestry web site: a medieval reality show.