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Swords & Weapons

You can own some of the most famous swords and weapons in Great Britain's long and storied history. You could own the famous Pompeii Gladius as worn by Roman soldiers on Hadrian's Wall. You could wield the power of Excalibur, arguably the most famous sword in history. Or you could own the basis of modern day weapons with a Flintlock Pistol.

Please note these swords are replicas and are not designed to withstand contact re-enactments. Most are for display purposes only. 

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Excalibur Sword image
Excalibur Sword
Excalibur (meaning to 'cut steel') was the great sword of King Arthur which 'gave light like 30 torches'. In the Arthurian stories, the name is given to two different swords - the one ...


Black Prince Sword image
Black Prince Sword
Edward of Woodstock, Prince of Wales, was the eldest son of King Edward III of England. In his early life he was known as Edward of Woodstock after his birthplace in Oxfordshire. He was never known as...


Squires Excalibur image
Squires Excalibur
Excalibur (meaning to 'cut steel') was the great sword of King Arthur which 'gave light like 30 torches'. In the Arthurian stories, the name is given to two different swords - the one ...


Mini Gun Crossbow image
Mini Gun Crossbow
The crossbow revolutionised infantry warfare allowing armies to field large numbers of missile troops without the expense of having to employ skilled archers, who were usually trained from boyhood. Ar...


Flintlock Pistol image
Flintlock Pistol
Flintlock pistols were used as both military and self-defence weapons. Their effective range was much shorter than a musket and they were frequently used in combination with sword or cutlass. The flin...


Squire's Knights Templar Sword image
Squire's Knights Templar Sword
The Knights Templar were a powerful crusading order of knights founded in the 11th Century with many of their number recruited from England and France. There are many Templar castles and churches...


Avalon Replica Sword image
Avalon Replica Sword
Avalon is said to be the place where the body of King Arthur is buried. The corpse was supposedly brought on a boat to Avalon by Arthur's half sister, Morgan le Fay. According to some legends, Art...


3 Lobe Viking Sword image
3 Lobe Viking Sword
On the 8th June 793 the first Viking attack is recorded in England. The abbey of Lindisfarne in Northumbria, a centre of learning that was famous across Europe was destroyed in a Viking raid. Monks we...


Pompeii Gladius image
Pompeii Gladius
The Roman Gladius was the primary weapon of the Roman Legionary and was used in conjunction with the 'Scutum' (shield) and 'Pilum' (spear). Its design was strongly influenced by the sw...


Renaissance Rapier image
Renaissance Rapier
The rapier began to develop at around the turn of the 15th century as the Spanish espada ropera, or "dress sword". It was a fast and light single handed sword designed for cutting and thrust...


Sir William Marshal Sword image
Sir William Marshal Sword
Sir William Marshal was one of England's most famous knights and described by the Archbishop of Canterbury as the "best knight that ever lived". He served 4 kings including Richard the L...


Guingate Sword image
Guingate Sword
This Blackfriars Sword is inspired by a sword that was found in the mudbanks of the River Thames near Bull Wharf, Blackfriars. It is dated to around 1340-50 and is a typical knight's sword of the ...


Celtic Sword image
Celtic Sword
The Celts were a group of tribal societies in Iron Age and Medieval Europe. They settled in Britain in around 500 BC and flourished until the Romans invaded in 55 BC. The most famous Celtic Queen was ...


Sword & Dagger Wall Mount image
Sword & Dagger Wall Mount
This clever device is the perfect (almost) invisible way to wall mount your sword or dagger. The scissor mechanism grips the blade tightly just below the cross-guard allowing the sword to hang vertica...


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