We are pleased to announce that at last we have a New Pirate Ship. None other than the schooner “Vilma”. Her Captain and Owner Scott Metcalfe has agreed to “Vilma” becoming the designated Flagship of the Pirate Brethren. We have been shipmates and sailed together for a good many years now, Vilma being armed with our cannons and pirate crew, so it’s a natural progression that we should unite in Black Piracy.
Many thanks Captain Scott, here’s to 2018.
Some of our Cannons.
A Blunderbuss & some Flintlock Pistols we have at our disposal.
The majority of these Black Powder Weapons were purchased from
The Armour Class swords below all belong to various Pirate Brethren Crew members. Many of these weapons are not featured on the Armour Class website but are available to order, all can be used for re-enactment sword fights.
26 inch double fullered high carbon steel blade, equipped with a half cup Handguard and a Sharkskin handgrip.
27.5 inch single fullered high carbon steel blade, equipped with 2 Shell Guards and a Knuckle-Bow Handguard.
26 inch double fullered high carbon steel blade, and equipped with a polished steel Handguard.
26 inch double fullered high carbon steel blade. An early version of a Half Mortuary Hilt Handguard.
26 inch double fullered high carbon steel blade, equipped with full Mortuary Hilt Handguard.
These Parrying Daggers are not featured on the Armour Class website but can be ordered.
A Shell Ring Guard Parrying Dagger with 2 downturned Quillions and a Knuckle-Bow handguard. The wide 14 inch blade is forged with high carbon steel, and is ideal for stage sword fights.
A Parrying Dagger with a Cromwell style handguard and cross guard, equipped with a narrow 14 inch high carbon steel blade, it is ideal for stage sword fights.
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The Brigantine “Zedu” once our flagship now has a new owner and can still be seen in Liverpool.