Archive - Jun 2004
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2004-06-24 11:47
Archaeologists from the National Trust for Scotland have found an arrowhead which they believe will help pinpoint the location of the first day of the battle of Bannockburn.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-06-24 11:27
Effective today, SCAtoday.net is re-titling two of our senior staff members to better reflect their evolving roles in managing the site.
Submitted by eirik on Thu, 2004-06-24 07:02
tworavens.org presents Eirik Andersen's photos from Pikeman's Pleasure, in the Canton of Petrea Thule, Barony of Septentria, Kingdon of Ealdormere.
Submitted by Olyane on Wed, 2004-06-23 22:44
A brief review of a newly-released scholarly publication on Tolkien's mythology.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-06-23 16:23
SCAtoday.net is pleased to announce two new forum areas, both of which are intended to unite those seeking employment with those whose companies have positions available.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Wed, 2004-06-23 10:35
Archaeologists working at Boscombe Down in England have found a 4300-year-old grave, which they believe contains the remains of people whose culture built the famous Stonehenge megaliths.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-06-23 10:27
An article about a Medieval Faire held by the SCA in Port Gamble, Washington.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-22 22:50
Lady Theodora Quennell of the Shire of Sylvan Glen in AEthelmearc has reported that a memorial service for Lady Angharad of Caer Morfa who passed away June 12, 2004, will be held Saturday June 26.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Tue, 2004-06-22 22:43
Historians are condemning the destruction of part of a Celtic fortress in County Kerry, Ireland, that was over 3,000 years old.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-22 15:31
Police near State College, Pennsylvania are now using "camo cops" patrols to trap speeders, a tactic that could mean an unhappy Pennsic for some travelers.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-22 13:30
When Patricia Washburn and William Bradford decided to get married April 22, 2000, they chose a very traditional wedding — traditional for Romans, that is.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-22 09:15
Baroness Anne von Talstadt of Ben Dunfirth reports on experimental jousting activities at the Murder Melee event which was held recently in the Barony.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-22 09:09
Duchess Arielle the Golden and Lady Medb ingen Brain are asking for volunteers to help with the Seventh Annual Known World Children's Fete which will take place August 18 at Pennsic War XXXIII.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-21 15:04
Two skeletons in a 1200-year-old cliff-face cemetery have been discovered in Pembrokeshire, Wales by archaeologists lowered on ropes.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-21 15:02
The remains of three gun positions of an artillery fort have been discovered in Hull, England.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2004-06-21 14:35
James Matterer and Tammy Crawford, known for their work on medieval cookery with Gode Cookery, will be featured in a series of segments on the Food Network. The first one is scheduled for Monday, June 21, 2004, at 10 pm EDT. The program will repeat June 22 at 2:00 am, June 25 at 10:00 pm and June 26 at 2:00 am.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-21 13:03
Baron Khevron has announced the passing of Viscount Sir Kylson Skyfyre, O.L., O.P. Saturday June 19, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-21 12:13
The Known World Novice Tourney is scheduled for Sunday, 8/15 from 4-6pm in the White Tourney list at the Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-06-20 09:23
A 1500-year-old floor of a Byzantine glass kiln has been stolen from an archaeological park near Herzliya, Israel. Authorities suspect the theft was commissioned by a private collector.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-06-19 15:21
Archaeologists working on a timber trackway at Llancynfelyn, near Talybont have discovered the remains of a 3rd century Roman industrial site beneath it.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-06-19 12:31
A portrait of Mary Tudor will go on display in Winchester Cathedral June 30, 2004.
Submitted by Aoife on Sat, 2004-06-19 10:57
Indulge your secret desire to design and possess your own castle by reading Dame Aoife's annoted links on medieval fortifications.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-06-19 07:54
The public has its first chance to view a medieval Egyptian map showing England as a "tiny, egg-shaped lump." The map is now on display at the Bodleian Library in Oxford, England.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2004-06-19 07:17
A man wearing camouflage attacked hikers with a Samurai sword in the woods west of Berlin, Germany last week.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-06-18 21:47
The small town of Qamsar in Iran is the center for the rosewater industry in the Middle East, a center that finds itself in a flurry of activity in early summer.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-06-18 15:19
Something Fishy This Way Comes VIII / (Lord of the Rivers VII, Rampart Riot VI Tournaments, Bhakail Baronial Champion III)
Saturday, July 10, 2004
Hosted by Bailiwick of Ivyeinrust - Philadelphia, PA
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-06-18 13:35
Kate and Alan Dicey share a tale of castles, dragons and princesses...oh...and legos!
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2004-06-18 13:34
Germany was where more male and female "witches" were killed by civilian tribunals around the start of the 15th century, according to a new book on the Inquisition -- about 25,000 out of a population of 16 million -- but the book's editor says that fewer people were killed in the Inquisition than is commonly believed.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-06-18 10:18
Lord John von der Velde, Pennsic Performing Arts Coordinator, has announced the Performing Arts Center schedule for this year's War.