Started by Leon, 17 August 2021, 11:24:33 PM
Quote from: Lord Speedy of Leighton on 17 August 2021, 11:50:18 PMNo idea where I would ever use them, but still cool!
Quote from: FierceKitty on 18 August 2021, 02:55:15 AMSounds much more epic before you see the pictures...It is hard to believe, visiting the Belgian Gates today, that two hundred Ghentish militia held this pass for three months against the might of the allied Habsburg-Valois army, armed only with salted herrings....There was a misunderstanding when an angler from Brussels jokingly observed that herrings were easier to carry than pikes.
Quote from: FierceKitty on 18 August 2021, 10:19:50 AMYou are bearing in mind that potatoes were late arrivals in low countries cooking?
Quote from: FierceKitty on 19 August 2021, 12:20:23 PMI'm sure. But my post referred to the Habsburb-Valois army.