Old Stone Fort, October 11 - 12, 2003

On October 11 - 12, 2003, the following pictures were taken during the BVMA's event at the Old Stone Fort in Schoharie, NY. To enlarge a picture, please click on it. It may take a minute to load - so please wait. If you are having problems seeing the enlarged picture you may have a "pop-up window" blocker in use. If so, disable it or program it to allow pop-ups from this site (this site does not generate any "pop-up ads" to annoy you).

The Cannon Crew gives a demonstration

Cannon Crew
Cannon Crew
Cannon #1
Cannon #1
Cannon #2
Cannon #2
Cannon #3
Cannon #3
Cannon #4
Cannon #4
Cannon #5
Cannon #5
Cannon #6
Cannon #6

Trial and hanging of a Loyalist

The Loyalist Prisoner
The Loyalist Prisoner
Submitting the Evidence
Submitting the Evidence
Final Farewells
Final Farewells
Readying the Noose
Readying the Noose
Placing the Noose
Placing the Noose
One Last Drink
One Last Drink
Hanging #1
Hanging #1
Hanging #2
Hanging #2
Lowering Down
Lowering Down
The Pronouncement
The Pronouncement
Removing the Deceased
Removing the Deceased

18th Century Surgery

The Patient
The Patient
Cutting the flesh
Cutting the flesh
Sawing the Bone
Sawing the Bone
Removing the Hand
Removing the Hand
Cauterizing the Blood Vessels
Cauterizing the Blood Vessels

All Done