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Shays Rebellion Symposium in Springfield, 25 Jan.

On Saturday, 25 Jan 2020, the Friends of Springfield Armory National Historic Site is hosting a symposium titled “Shays Rebellion: Perspectives on History.” This event will take place on the campus of Springfield Technical Community College,...
From: Boston 1775 on 16 Jan 2020

Jacksonian America and the Canadian Rebellion – A Review by Stephen R. I. Smith

[This review, by a Canadian-based scholar, is the first in a two-part series on Revolutions across Borders; a second, by an American-based scholar, will appear on 20 January – Editors.] Stephen R. I. Smith Maxime Dagenais and Julien Mauduit, eds.,...
From: Borealia on 13 Jan 2020

Another interesting portrait.

Posting this as costume reference. It's from 1680. It's John, 1st Earl Poulett, as a boy, by John Closterman (1660-1711)
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 10 Jan 2020

‘A DESPERAT WEPON’: RE-HAFTED SCYTHES AT SEDGEMOOR, IN WARFARE AND AT THE TOWER OF LONDON

Fascinating article on Monmouth's weapons. By Edward ImpeyJournal: The Antiquaries Journal,  Published online by Cambridge University Press: 03 December 2019, pp. 1-46 Here
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 2 Jan 2020

Days of King Monmouth

2020 is going to be good for the Monmouth Rebellion. Sedgemoor is going to be reenacted on the 4/5 July in Bridgwater. Read about the Rebellion in my booklet - get it here
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 2 Jan 2020

“Where BOSTONIA lifts her spires”

It’s a Boston 1775 tradition to share a “carrier verse” at the turn of the year. Traditionally those were poems written and printed by newspaper apprentices as a way to cadge tips from their customers. Often those apprentices commented...
From: Boston 1775 on 1 Jan 2020

Amos Lincoln during and after the War

I’ve been discussing the story of nineteen-year-old Amos Lincoln at the Boston Tea Party.That wasn’t the end of Lincoln’s participation in the American Revolution. He was at the prime age for military service when the war began, and...
From: Boston 1775 on 22 Dec 2019

Strawhead Sedgemoor full album

Up now in one album this is a popular set of songs from 1985. 
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 20 Oct 2019

Sedgemoor

4/5 July the Sealed Knot are reenacting Sedgemoor at Bridgwater Somerset. Full major so expect a large turnout. 
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 6 Oct 2019

Catharine Macaulay’s Difficult Years, 1778–1787

Between 1775 and 1784 Catharine Macaulay’s social and personal life was one traumatic event after another. She accepted the invitation from Rev. Dr. James... The post Catharine Macaulay’s Difficult Years, 1778–1787 appeared first on...

Glastonbury ECWS 1985 by Mark Godwin

This is a really useful photo for me. First time I have seen a photo. It is of my first ever event as a participant. In 1985 at Glastonbury during the 300th of the Monmouth Rebellion in 1985. Devereux's and friends of the ECWS as Trelawney's regiment....
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 4 Sep 2019

Why does Bridgwater celebrate November 5?

re-enactment of the Battle of Sedgemoor in 1685 at St Matthew’s FieldArticle in the Bridgwater Mercury, 
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 13 Aug 2019

Sedgemoor in maps

Steve Carter is preparing a comprehensive study of the Sedgemoor campaign and has been posting some of the maps he has made on his blog. 
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 7 Jul 2019

Time for my Sedgemoor GIF

Film we shot on the battle site a few years ago. 
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 5 Jul 2019

Philips Norton 1685

From British Infantry uniforms since 1660 by Barthrop/Turner this is Francis Hawley First Foot Guards Grenadier offfcer 1685So today in 1685 was this battle in the Monmouth Rebellion - fought just outside of Bath. Steve Carter is currently putting together...
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 27 Jun 2019

King Monmouth

'British cavalry uniforms since 1660' Barthorp/ Turner.Today in 1685 Monmouth declared himself King in Taunton Somerset. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monmouth_Rebellion'British cavalry uniforms since 1660' Barthorp/ Turner.
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 20 Jun 2019

Monmouth lands 1685

Today is the date Monmouth landed at Lyme. You can follow the progress of the Rebels in my booklet The Days of King Monmouth. 
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 11 Jun 2019

Irish Renaissance Seminar at Ulster University – May 18th

“SHAKESPEARE, ULSTER, BEYOND” A meeting of the Irish Renaissance Seminar Saturday 18th May 2019 at Ulster University, Belfast For further information on this meeting of the IRS, please contact the organisers Kevin De Ornellas and Alisa...
From: Shakespeare in Ireland on 15 May 2019

The Best Historical Fiction About the American Revolution

Although Journal of the American Revolution publishes only factual material based upon primary sources, we recognize that historical fiction can be a valuable source... The post The Best Historical Fiction About the American Revolution appeared first...

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