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Dales Way: Ilkley to The Strid, February 17

Walk details

  • Route Ilkley – Addingham – Farfield Quaker Meeting House – Bolton Bridge – Bolton Abbey – Cavendish Pavilion – The Strid
  • Distance 10.1 miles…
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In what should probably come as a surprise to nobody, I made an error in my translation of the original German report. The carrying lugs attach “…at about one-third of the height… ( 52 more words

Early Medieval

Hedeby quiver - part the second

Sorry about the delay between updates. That’s my workshop, right in the middle of the purple bit to the west of Sydney. We took the thermometer out there in the last heatwave and it got to 57°. 390 more words

Accessories And Personal Items

Leatherwork from Hedeby

I’ve picked up a commission to make a Hedeby quiver. First step is to have a go at translating the relevant chapter of the standard reference, Willy Groenman van Waateringe’s  1,604 more words

Early Medieval

A (slightly fantastical) Viking Outfit

For various reasons (mostly obstinance) I don’t do a lot of 9th-11th century Scandinavian stuff (hereinafter “Viking”).  However, my sister (who lives far away) is coming with me to an east coast coronation in April and needs something to wear.   1,343 more words


Knaresborough to Harrogate, November 16

Walk details

  • Route Knaresborough – House in the Rock – Chapel of Our Lady in the Crag – St Roberts Cave – Harrogate Ringway – Nidd Gorge…
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Morecambe Bay training tomorrow and woodland archaeo-wanders

CBA North News

Our latest issue once again spans the variety of the CBA North region – this is not quite the last email of 2016 to you, as a further one is to come yet. 1,143 more words

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