Archive - Jul 18, 2007

Lugh pictures are online

Lord Gawin der Fuchs reports that he has posted an album of photos from the Lugh event which took place recently in the kingdom of Gleann Abhann.

Mountain Pas' and Highland Games

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You are cordially invited to join us for The Mountain Pas' and Highland Games September 22, 2007 in the Shire of Drygestan

Site is the North Mesa picnic grounds (City of Los Alamos, NM)
Site opens at 9 am and closes at 5 pm
Site fee is $4.00 for members. $7.00 for non members
Fighters are requested to bring an item for the prize table (so no one goes home empty handed)

We humbly ask that you join us on this day for the beautiful changing of Location:
Shire of Drygestan (Los Alamos, New Mexico)

Mid Summer Knight's Dream XV

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MSKD is coming! This Labor Day weekend (August 31-Sept 3) the Shire of Smythkepe presents Mid Summer Knight's Dream XV: The Siege of Malta.

Amir Rashid ibn Hilal will valiantly lead the Turkisn invaders against the stalwart Maltese defenders.

This year promises to have something for nearly everyone from Heavy Weapons fighting (including a Boar Hunt) and Rapier fighting (featuring the return of the Flux Tournament) to Siege Artillery, Youth Combat and the Assassin's Tourney. Location:
Shire of Smythkepe (Ione, Arkansas)

Drachenwald Crown Tourney XXVIII

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The Kingdom must have heirs! Their Majesties wish that all of their interested subjects submit their letters of intent to become the Crown Prince and Princess. Ready your armor, skills, and pageantries for the next Drachenwald Crown list.

Come one and all witness our Kingdom's next Prince and Princess. After enjoying the list, there will be more heavy fighting, light fighting, archery, and educational classes. We will be honoured by the Society Seneschal who will discuses and guide the Principality of ID on to its future for and that of the SCA's. Please join in this open discussion. After such a stimulating day and a bountiful feast, honor all Queens of present and past by attending in the Rose ball sponsored by the Shire of Flintheath. . Location:
Shire of Flintheath (Norwich, England)

Roman farmers leave agricultural legacy

Archaeologists working in the Tron­çais forest of France have discovered over 100 Roman settlements, the legacy of which continue to affect the ecology of the area.

Lochac Twelfth Night XLII

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In November XLII a tourney shall be fought, and from among the combatants a victor shall be sought. So hotly contested shall this tourney be. Service is the prize above all, for which they fight. To shoulder a burden held by many before.

Soon it will be time to bid farewell, to those who service we have known so well. Their time is but short, and the memories sweet, of the people and places of a kingdom repleat. Location:
Shire of Agaricus (Sydney, Australia)

Lyondemere Anniversary

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Come one, come all! The Barony of Lyondemere invites all good gentles to join us on July 21st as we celebrate our anniversary. Come and enjoy the fighting, fun, and revelling with us.

Site:
Calle Mayor Middle School
4800 Calle Mayor, Torrance, CA 90505

Directions:
Take your favorite freeway to the I-110 southbound. South of the I-10 interchange, south of the CA-91 interchange, south of the I-405 Location:
Barony of Lyondemere (Torrance, California)

Here There Be Dragons

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Once again the Shire of Plattefordham is delighted to host its end-of-summer slash, hack, and bash event: Here There Be Dragons!!!

The castle is bigger and better than ever -- able to withstand the likes of Master Gwilim (at least for a little while) -- now including an archer's tower. The battle at the river ford will the quench the summer heat and the fiercest of tempers. There will be a torchlight Location:
Shire of Plattefordham (Glenrock, Wyoming)

Border Clash

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For many moons, Pyromelody has slumbered. She has recently been awakened to the winds of change and her borders are in need of protection. She places a call to all fighters and fencers to come to her aid at Border Clash.

Pyromelody and her populace in Hinterland invites one and all to join them at the gorgeous site in Bridgeport Nebraska the weekend of August 10, 11, and 12 for a weekend of Location:
Shire of Hinterland (Scottsbluff, Nebraska)

Almost an Ocean View

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Almost an Ocean View, originally scheduled for 7/27-29, has been changed to 8/17-19 to enable our members to participate in the fighter's workshop in Eskalya.

Sponsored by the Incipient Shire of Pavlok Gorod (previously known as Pavlovsk Gavan), this event is a outdoor event on the scenic shores of Pasagshak, on Kodiak Island. We will be camping on a private lot on the far side of the river. As there is a locked gate, and no street Location:
Incipient Shire of Pavlok Gorod (Pasagshak, Alaska)

Secrets of Scone to be revealed?

Archaeologists working on the grounds Scone Palace in Scotland hope to learn more about the site where the famous Scottish Stone of Destiny was mined, and more about the country's early history.