The Stillyard....

Post Reply
User avatar
I-Rutus
Posts: 181
Joined: Sat Jul 18, 2020 2:44 pm
Has thanked: 243 times
Been thanked: 210 times

The Stillyard...a Roman invention that we now call a Steel Yard, of which we often find the so called weight, but what was it by design?

Well this should enlighten you.



Merry Christmas all
Blackadder43
Posts: 3686
Joined: Thu Jul 09, 2020 4:08 pm
Has thanked: 2582 times
Been thanked: 2191 times

Thanks for that fella, love a bit of Jack Hargreaves, very clever guy

You have to click the "watch on youtube" to be able to view it
The owner of this video wont let it open on any other site (keeps their views count up)
:thumbsup:
User avatar
figgis
Posts: 6910
Joined: Thu Jul 09, 2020 6:21 pm
Location: Norfolk (just)
Has thanked: 3994 times
Been thanked: 4664 times

Thanks for that, Kev. I've loaded it up on the laptop to view at my leisure tomorrow. I used to love Jack Hargreaves and very much look forward to watching this.

And a Merry Xmas to you too, chap :thumbsup:
User avatar
Oxgirl
Posts: 12465
Joined: Thu Jul 09, 2020 4:21 pm
Location: Oxfordshire
Has thanked: 9312 times
Been thanked: 10744 times

Thanks Kevin, great video :thumbsup:
Yes I really don’t like Roman coins, I’m not joking
User avatar
alloverover
Posts: 1815
Joined: Sat Jul 18, 2020 3:02 pm
Has thanked: 1501 times
Been thanked: 2264 times

I can remember watching out of town and loving it when I guess I was 5 or 6, that and Bagpuss got me into collecting I think.
The music just takes me straight back, its quite emotional to be honest :thumbsup:
Post Reply