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2015 ST GEORGE'S SHOOT 25/26 April at Huish Woods,
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Ashmolean Archery Day 27th July 2013
Our team worked hard all day at this event, which was part of the Museum's archaeology week. Few people know that the museum has some of the earliest collected bows in the UK (if not the world) unfortunately these aren't on display at present.

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Displays of traditional bows and arrows, including 140lb warbows, bowmaking, Turkish archery and lectures on bows through the ages.

140 lb warbow
Left: a visitor tries his hand, while right Mark makes it look easy

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There are pictures of our 2012 Ashmolean demo/lecture day HERE