Huchehault in the 15th century

 


 


Captain Huchehault walks to battle

(medieval festival « Fête des Remparts de Dinan », 2006).

 


Paying the troops.
(with the provost and a billman of the "Lances de Bretagne" society)
(medieval event at Fort la Latte, 29-31 may 2004)


Training the billmen.
(with some members of the "Lances de Bretagne" society)
(medieval event at Fort la Latte, 29-31 may 2004)

 


 

 


Alone in front of his yellow tent,
Huchehault talks about his medieval life
and does not look like a very warlike squire...
(medieval event in Houdan (near Paris), 14-15 june 2003)

 


...but give him a few Breton billmen
and he will soon lead them to the training ground and to battle !
(here some members of the "Lances de Bretagne" society)
(medieval event in St-Renan (Brittany), 19-20 july 2003)

 

 


 

Period camp

 

Three medieval tents, and various items and accessories, recreate the atmosphere of a period encampment.

 


The two round "pavilions".
(medieval event in the village of Bourg-le-Roi (near Le Mans), 29 june 2003)

 


Small round white "pavilion", and red "burgundian" tent.

 


Huchehault's golden "pavilion"
displays everything necessary for medieval camp life

 


 

Black-powder artillery

 


Huchehault has a few handguns, and also a secret weapon : a "ribaudequin", four small black-powder guns on a wheeled carriage.

 


 
Various medieval displays ans shows


Huchehault leads a mob of peasants fighting for social rights...

(Dinan medieval festival, july 2002)


...but is arrested by the authorities !
(Dinan medieval festival, july 2002)
(photo from the newspaper Ouest-France)


Guiding a tour on an historical site
(battlefield of St-Aubin-du-Cormier 1488)
(photo from the newspaper Ouest-France, may 2002)

 

 


 

 

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