Archive - Sep 16, 2011

Previously unknown medieval archbishopric discovered in Bulgaria

Bulgarian archaeologist Nikolay Ovcharov has discovered two archbishop's seals during excavations of the city of Perperikon, a crucial urban center during the Middle Ages and the Byzantine and Bulgarian Empires. The two lead seals belonged to Constantine, Archbishop of Archidos.

Roman port discovery "exceeds all expectations"

Archaeologists have discovered the remains of a Roman port near Newport, Wales, only the second of such ports known from Roman Britain. Excavation has revealed the main quay wall, as well as the landing stages and wharves.

Outlands Heirs and Laurel offered

At Crown Tournament on 10 September the new heirs to the Outlands thrones were selected. The final bout was between Duke Kynan of Wyre Forest fighting for Lady Gilliana versus Sir William Flanagan fighting for THL Drahomira von Augsburg. Duke Kynan was the winner and will next sit on the Stag's throne!

Three elevated in Ansteorra

Their Royal Majesties King Lochlan and Queen Gwen of the Kingdom of Ansteorra have offered elevation to Peerages to three of Their subjects.