Welcome to Thamesreach, the London Shire of the Society for Creative Anachronism!
We investigate and re-enact the skills and pastimes of the Middle Ages, including combat, arts and crafts, and much more. We enjoy ourselves while re-creating history.
By Ingvar Gråhök
I decided to see how hard it would be to make a knife. Doing this in a 100% medieval style is not easy to do in the home, since finding raw materials in period qualities is hard.
Several Thamesreachers spent a splendid summer's day in the countryside at a medieval picnic hosted by our good neighbours the Shire of West Dragonshire.
Our picnic site was a field on Standlynch farm just ...
By Cecily Arderne
Two Thamesreach fencers, myself and Lord Guy de Dinan, attended this year’s International Rapier Seminar in Godalming, in April, in order to improve and test our skill with the sword.