Medieval Era

From Weapons and Armour to Kings and Queens and all things in-between!

The Arthurian Legend - ''Sir Lamorak''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-arthurian-legend-sir-lamorak 21st Dec 2021 - In The Arthurian Cycle, ''Sir Lamorak'' appeared briefly in Mallory's ''Le Morte'' Version. A Round Table Knight, Sir Lamorak was one of the few ''old …

Court of Chancery

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/court-of-chancery 20th Dec 2021 - The ''Court of Chancery'', were a common form of dispensing Legal Justice and determining Law in England. They were first seen formed around 1066 AD. …

''Feast of The Ass''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/feast-of-the-ass 7th Dec 2021 - The ''Feast of The Ass'' was a common Medieval Era (French) Religious Celebration, which was made into Law, around January of 1250 AD. The Celebration …

The Arthurian Legend - ''Sir Feirefiz''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-arthurian-legend-sir-feirefiz 16th Nov 2021 - ''Sir'' Feirefiz was a Germanic Character which was ''added'' to the Arthurian Legend around the 13th Century AD. The unusual nature of The Knight was …

The Arthurian Legend - ''The Pentecostal Oath''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-arthurian-legend-the-pentecostal-oath 10th Oct 2021 - The ''Pentecostal Oath'' was the required ''Swearing'' required of all Knights of The Round Table of King Arthur. After all Peerage was established, a …

The Arthurian Legend - ''Sir Gingalain''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-arthurian-legend-sir-gingalain 10th Oct 2021 - ''Sir Gingalain'' was another Arthurian Legend Knight, who was associated with Sir Gawain and Sier Perceval. It was Gingalain that took the ''brunt'' …

The Arthurian Legend - ''Sir Gaheris''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-arthurian-legend-sir-gaheris 10th Oct 2021 - Part of The ''Le Mort d'Arthur'' Legend Cycle, Sir Gaheris appeared briefly in support of Sir Gawain (English). In The French prose, He was a supporte …

The Statutes of Mortmain

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-statutes-of-mortmain 14th Aug 2021 - The ''Statutes of Mortmain'' were a series of Edict's created and initiated by England's King Edward I, in an early attempt to curb The Catholic Churc …

''Feast of The Swans''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/feast-of-the-swans 7th Aug 2021 - The ''Feast of The Swans'' was an Early Medieval Nobility function, which was first established by King Edward I in 1306 AD. The ''Event'' served two …

Leidang

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/leidang 31st Jul 2021 - A Leidang was a Norse conscription method used to bring together Ships for either the purpose of mass fishing expeditions or for Coastal Defense. Firs …

Caput Iupinum

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/caput-iupinum 31st Jul 2021 - A Legal declaration from The Middle Ages of England, the term ''Caput Iupinum'' was a Latin phrase translated to mean ''Wolf's Head''. Or more appropr …

Taransnice

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/taransnice 31st Jul 2021 - The ''Taransnice'' was a (then) new form of Cannon, by which elevation was made possible and somewhat practical. A seen in The Hussite Wars of the mid …