Archive - May 17, 2010

Stefan's Florilegium updates for May 2010

THLord Stefan li Rous offers updates to Stefan's Florilegium for May 2010.

Millennium Dig report documents 80,000 Carlisle artifacts

The city of Carlisle, England is now being mentioned in the same breath as York and Newcastle when it comes to Roman archaeology thanks to the Millennium dig. The three-year effort has now been documented in a 936-page report.

Garden of Earthly Delights photos online

Vrank reports that he has created an album of photos from the Garden of Earthly Delights events which took place recently in the Kingdom of Drachenwald. The photos are available on Flickr.

York's Merchant Adventurers on Facebook

The 15th century met the 21st recently when York, England's Company of Merchant Adventurers announced that it will share the secrets of its famous guildhall in Fossgate on a Facebook website.

Build a spangen helm

An article on the Instructables website demonstrates how to create a 5-panel Spangen Helm using shaped bands. The article includes step-by-step instructions and photos.