A report from Outlands Crown Tournament

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva, from Northshield, journeyed to the Kingdom of Outlands to attend that kingdom's Crown Tournament, and she returns with an event chronicle and photo album for us to enjoy.

Atlantia Crown Tourney Photos Online

Lidia de Ragusa has posted photos from the recent Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of Atlantia.

Stefen and Jacqueline Last Heirs to Principality of Gleann Abhann

Duke Stefen Wolf, fighting for Duchess Jacqueline de Lyon, was victorious in the November 6, 2004 Coronet in the Principality of Gleann Abhann.

"Woven into the Earth" Now Available in English

The Viking textile classic, Woven into the Earth by Else Ostergaard, is now available in an English translation. Amazon.com has a review.

Rome Comes to HBO

HBO's miniseries on ancient Rome, being filmed now and scheduled to air next fall, is being called "dazzling."

Robert and Denise New Heirs to Atlantia

Sir Robert D'Rath was the victor of the Crown Tournament fought in the Kingdom of Atlantia November 6, 2004.

East Kingdom web site defaced by protest group

Political protesters temporarily defaced the home page of the SCA's East Kingdom earlier today, replacing it with a page of their own creation.

Tristram and Katrine New Heirs to Calontir

Ilya reports that Master Tristram of Lindesfarne, fighting for Lady Katrine Thorroffsdottir, was victorious in the November 6, 2004 Calontir Crown Tourney.

Photos from Feast of the Bear, Eoforwic's 30th Anniversary

The Royal City of Eoforwic recently held Feast of the Bear, Featuring the XXXth Anniversary of the Royale City of Eoforwic; TwoRavens.org has a photo album from the event.

Canadian Textile Archivist Dorothy Kate Burnham Dies in Toronto

Author and textile archivist Dorothy Burnham died October 24, 2004 in Toronto. Burnham spent over 70 years researching textiles and was formerly employed by the Royal Ontario Museum.

Report from the Tournament at Baron's Howe

William Scrymgeour reports on the Tournament at Baron's Howe held September 3-6, 2004 in the Canton of Flaming Sky in Ealdormere.

Stolen Titian Painting Recovered

Abraham's Sacrifice of Isaac, a 16th century painting believed to be by Renaissance master Titian, was recovered recently after being stolen from a collector's home.

Grimwithshire attains Incipiency

At the Barony of Wealdsmere Tournament of Raven's on November 6th in the court of TRM Thorin and Daegmar, it was announced that the new group formed in the former unclaimed lands of An Tir is incipient and shall be known as Grimwithshire.

Royal Citie of Eoforwic Celebrates 30th Anniversary

On Saturday November 6, the Royal Citie of Eoforwic (Toronto, Ontario) held a grand celebration to mark its 30th anniversary. Laird Colyne Stewart tells the story.

Outlands Crown Tourney Photos Online

Shava has posted photos from the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the Outlands.

Gutenberg May Not have Invented the Printing Press

Has Johannes Gutenberg been wrongly credited with the invention of the printing press? An Italian researcher thinks so.

Deutsche Welle: Roman Trier Attracts History Buffs

Trier, the oldest city in Germany, has been called "Roma Secunda", the second Rome, and is full of Roman monuments.

Lake Constance graveyard of lost ships

Over fifty shipwrecks dating to ancient times have been catalogued beneath the waters of Germany's Lake Constance.

Luther's "Loo" Excites Archaeological Community

Archaeologists in Germany believe they have found Martin Luther's toilet in a newly-unearthed annex of his Wittenberg home.

No Fortieth Anniversary event, says the Board of Directors

Linda Moore, Chairman of the SCA's Board of Directors, says that there will be no official SCA-wide Fortieth Anniversary event, due to lack of hosting bids.

Pictures from Atenveldt Coronation and Champions Tournament

Pictures from the recent Coronation and Champions Tournaments for the Kingdom of Atenveldt, held in the Barony of Atenveldt, are online at Godfrey's photo album site.

Burgundian Treasures on Display in Cleveland

The Cleveland Museum of Art will host en exhibit entitled Dukes & Angels: Art from the Court of Burgundy (1364-1419) October 24, 2004 through January 9, 2005.

Duchess Marieke Named Tyger of the East

Baron Ernst Nuss von Kitzingen has announced that Duchess Marieke van de Dal has been named a Tyger of the East by King Thorson and Queen Svava.

Renaissance Painter Rediscovered

Pope Urban VIII's nephew stole 2 altar paintings from a church in Urbino in 1632 and smuggled them to Rome. Today these paintings are being displayed and ascribed to the original painter, Fra Carnevale.

Oertha to Host Tattershall Symposium

The Principality of Oertha will play host to instructors from the Tattershall School of Defense Saturday and Sunday, Nov 13 and 14th 2004 at the CBA building in Chugiak, Alaska.

Court notes from the first Coronation for the Kingdom of Northshield

Lady Sarra Romney has posted Court notes from Northshield's first Coronation.

A report from Ealdormere Crown Tournament XIV

Laird Colyne Stewart reports on Ealdormere Crown Tourney XIV, held October 23 AS 39.

Medieval Carlisle Discovered

A 12th Century bronze-working shop and related materials have been found under a recently demolished pub in Carlisle.

English Elm Imported by Romans

Botanists believe that all English elm trees may be descended from one tree brought to England by the Romans.

Roman Ghosts Sought in York

Ghost-hunters gather around Halloween to seek the spirits of Roman soldiers as part of York, England's fabled "Ghost Tour."