September 12th, 2003
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-09-12 19:41
Scientists working on artifacts from a site in Hertfordshire, England have identified a statue of Senua, a Roman-British goddess previosly unknown to scholars, discovered along with a treasure of gold and silver offerings.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-09-12 15:22
THLord Stefan li Rous, keeper of Stefan's Florilegium, has added new information to the website.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2003-09-12 13:45
National Geographic News: At Whittington Castle in Shropshire, in England, archaeologists are studying the buried remains of an elaborate garden, originally built in the first half of the 14th century.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-09-12 12:55
The "Bog People" Exhibit, which led to controversary when it opened last December in Ottawa, has moved to Calgary, Alberta, and will open October 18, 2003.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-09-12 12:15
Always long to have a pirate name? This quiz can help!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-09-11 13:38
Lady Sahsinna von der Sibetsburg, Webmistress of the Shire of Two Seas, has posted photos from the Recent Horseradish War in the Kingdom of Drachenwald
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-09-10 22:49
Archaeologists believe a stone circle measuring 30m and dating from 3,000 years ago may be second in importance only to Stonehenge.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-09-10 20:27
Harvest Raid, to be held in the Shire of Heronter (Bemus Point, NY) October 3-5,2003, will feature a demo by 15th century Swiss Handgonner Max Schilling.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-09-10 17:20
Pravda: A "biofield" surrounding an icon housed in the Hermitage Museum caused weakness, headaches and high blood pressure, leading to the artwork's removal from public display.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-09-10 12:14
Hundreds of birchbark drawings dating from the 11th through 15th centuries have given a new insight into life in medieval Russia. Among the documents are a number of children's drawings.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-09-10 02:52
As part of Project Guttenberg, the "London and Country Brewer" is now available in digital format.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-09-09 16:59
Lady Robina M'Baine of Willow Wood is looking for a few good jugglers, poets, singers, etc. to take part in a concert to be held on Saturday of Armorgeddon. Armorgeddon is September 11-14, 2003 in the Shire of Borderdown.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-09-09 15:39
A free university course on Viking Society will be starting on October, 2003. The course runs in conjunction with excavations now being undertaken in Gotland, Sweden and with research being conducted on a Viking harbor.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-09-09 15:38
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-09-09 14:48
Subscribers to DIRECTV will want to set their VCRs to "record" when HD.Net's "Across America" airs a segment filmed at Pennsic 32.
Submitted by Aoife on Mon, 2003-09-08 21:25
Dame Aoife's project for this week was finding links dealing with medieval Africa. While the list is relatively short, there are some very interesting sites.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-09-08 21:24
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-09-08 17:50
The recent wildfire situation in Western Canada has caused the closure of Scouting facilities in that part of the country and made necessary a site change for the upcoming Tir Righ Coronet.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2003-09-08 15:32
CBC: Canadian Broadcast Corporation reporter Mike Smith, from Ottawa (Canada), spent four days at Pennsic 32.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2003-09-08 14:11
"Love and Yearning: Mystical and Moral Themes in Persian Poetry and Painting," featuring 26 of the finest illustrated manuscripts relating to Persian lyrical poetry, will be on display at the Sackler Gallery of Art in Washington, DC.
Submitted by Aoife on Mon, 2003-09-08 02:52
Dame Aoife shares her collection of links dealing with calligraphy and illumination.
Submitted by Heirusalem on Sat, 2003-09-06 13:24
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2003-09-06 13:24
AP: The city of Rome is building a replica of the Globe Theatre at the Villa Borghese, to open on October 15 with a performance of "Romeo and Juliet."
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-09-06 13:23
The 40th anniversary of the SCA is approaching, and the SCA Board of Directors is now accepting bids for the celebration.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2003-09-05 18:51
Jonas McMillen, a new fighter, collapsed at a fighter practice during an authorization bout last Sunday. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital shortly thereafter.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2003-09-05 18:50
Meg Baron, President of the SCA, offers clarification on policy for insurance certificates for equestrian events.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-09-05 17:09
SCA members journeying to and from the Tournament of Valor in the Barony of Vataviaon found themselves in jeopardy Saturday as torrential rains flooded the Kansas Turnpike.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2003-09-05 17:08
Meg Baron, President of the SCA, has published a clarification of policy on waivers and medical release forms for minors, including those attending events without a parent or guardian present on site.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2003-09-05 16:39
A manor house in Somerset, thought to date to before 1150, has been named the longest continuously occupied home in Britain.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2003-09-04 19:46
A foot from a Roman-era statue was found in London -- wearing a sock under a sandal.