falchion


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a short broad slightly convex medieval sword with a sharp point

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Briar's Mist had Saturday's Eider Chase second High Cotton in the same spot when winning a Newcastle handicap in which the reopposing Falchion and Almire du Lia were both well beaten.
272) leads him to a less than humble description of his youthful prowess, when he "with my good biting falchion / .
Falchion (6-1) revelled in the conditions to outstay his rivals in the Irvine Herald Handicap Chase over a stamina-sapping three miles one furlong.
Jedburgh-based Rob Bewley's Falchion (6-1) revelled in the very testing conditions to outstay his rivals.
Sue Lamyman's mare landed a handicap hurdle at Market Rasen on Boxing Day, and defied a 5lb rise in the weights to beat Falchion by six lengths in a similar event at Wetherby last month.
of Iron"; in 1500, Hatfield's services were again required when he gilded both crest and falchion with "gold foyle & sylver foyle" (21) Adding further visual impact to this already striking spectacle, the Smiths' Herod was on at least one occasion seated on a horse; the company records of 1476 document a payment of 3d for the animal's hire, a unique transaction replicated nowhere else in records of payment for the Coventry play or other towns' cycle plays.
The Biblia Pauperum makes the correspondence even more clear: Isaac carrying the wood and following his father, who has a falchion at his side and is holding a lighted torch, foreshadows Christ with his cross on his shoulder in the adjoining panel; the angel arresting the arm of Isaac's father in turn foreshadows the Crucifixion event, which is to be understood ultimately as a rescue from death (Henry 93, 95-96, 98).
Choose from multiple models of VT's including the Behemoth, Decider and the Falchion.
He traditionally entered the Diocese over which bridge over the Tees where he was presented with a falchion reputed to have been wielded by Sir John Conyers when slaying the Sockburn Worm?
The Stafford Gold Zone is a 20 kilometre long gold anomaly where previous explorers have identified considerable near-surface gold mineralisation with the Sabre and Falchion prospects being classed by the Company as early stage discoveries / advanced targets.
Rob Bewley, trainer of Falchion ``He's a course winner who handles the ground and stays the trip, so there are no worries about any of those factors.
That surely affected his chances when lining up at Ayr the following day as Harlov finished a distant fourth to Falchion but much better can be expected here, particularly as he has had a nice break to recover from his exertions.
Byline: Garry Owen who napped Falchion (100-30) at Ayr
Dempsey was taken to hospital in Kilmarnock with a jaw injury after a fall from Forever Eyesofblue in the Seguro Holidays Novices' Handicap Chase won by Falchion.