Archive - Jul 31, 2011 - Story

The Middle Ages comes to Alma, Wisconsin

Gary Schlosstein of Alma, Wisconsin recently achieved his dream: to have a showcase for his extensive collection of medieval memorabilia. The Castlerock Arms and Armor Museum opened July 9, 2011. Adam Voge of the Winona Daily News has the story.

Ann Marie Morgaine to become Pelican in the Midrealm

Baroness Gwyneth Banfhidhleir reports that Their Majesties Arch and Runa of the Middle Kingdom have placed Ann Marie Morgaine on vigil to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Pelican. The announcement took place at Push for Pennsic.

Armor reconstruction based on 12th century cathedral

The beautiful Cathedral of Monreale in Sicily was the inspiration for a reconstructed set of 12th century armor and military equipment by Patryk Nieczarowski. The armor is that of a Siculo-Norman miles. (photos).