Bolts and Bodkins

Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow.

Bolts and Bodkins

About Bolts and Bodkins

1st October 2019
2nd October 2019
3rd October 2019
plus 15 more date(s), see below for more info
Various times - see event website for details
Edinburgh Castle
Edinburgh Castle Castlehill, Edinburgh Old Town EH1 2NG
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Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow. Learn about different types of arrowheads and how arrow wounds were treated.

Get dressed for battle and join the garrison.

Image Credit: Historic Environment Scotland

Additional Dates: 02 October 2019, 03 October 2019, 04 October 2019, 18 November 2019, 19 November 2019, 20 November 2019, 21 November 2019, 22 November 2019, 13 December 2019, 14 December 2019, 15 December 2019, 16 December 2019, 30 December 2019, 31 December 2019, 13 January 2020, 14 January 2020, 15 January 2020

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Bolts and Bodkins are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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