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The Everyday Life of the Templars

F040266 The Everyday Life of the Templars Press Release … is due out on 27 July (less than two weeks from now). Update 20 July: in fact Amazon states that it’s due out on 20 July, but it’s not out … Continue reading

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The Everyday Life of the Templars

… has now been cut down to the length required by the publishers. The material I’ve cut out will appear in an article I am due to submit for a Festschrift — the deadline for submission is the end of … Continue reading

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Book update

Some readers will know that during my Research Leave I have been working on a book-length study of the ‘Knights Templar estates’ material, The Everyday Life of the Templars, for  Fonthill Media: http://fonthillmedia.com/. The book is due for submission at … Continue reading

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Templar chapels were just full of … chapel stuff.

National Geographic news online has an article today about one modern Templar myth. The author, Betty Little, consulted me on the Templars just as I was up to my ears in inventories of Templar chapels, hence the tone of my comments on the Templars’  … Continue reading

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Updates

After looking at the 1308 accounts for Temple Guiting in Gloucestershire, I’ve updated my posts on the Templars’ charitable giving and on women workers on Templars’ estates. I’ve also found some more Peacocks.

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The Templars in Scotland

I have been blogging on my ‘Knights Templars’ estates’ page about the Templars’ charters from Scotland. See the post here.

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Who owed the Templars?

  I have yet to do the sums, but the quick answer is: not many people owned up to owing the Templars anything as of Christmas 1307. King Edward II’s attempts to bulk up the assets that were coming to … Continue reading

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