Author Archives: George Crawford

About George Crawford

archaeologist, archer, primitive technologist, and wannabee fiddler...mostly

Simple Open Lot…

Originally posted on Paleotool's Weblog:
An Open Lot: This wagon is about as simple as it gets yet is obviously relatively modern judging by the running gear and the electrical tower in the background.  A classic three stone hearth…

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A Traveller in Surrey

Originally posted on Paleotool's Weblog:
Surrey in the 1960s. This is part of a series of images, mostly Romany, Irish and Scottish Travellers collected from around the internet.  Many of these historic images found on the web are without…

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More Joinery

Here’s a beautiful trestle table coming together in Andy Rawls’ studio; spotted on his Tumblr this morning. Seeing this makes me realize I can’t wait to get some projects done over the three day weekend.  It makes me a little … Continue reading

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Old Joe Clark

A simple, short tune that in the hands of master craftsmen becomes truly great.  And it’s a real American Classic.  I guess the South isn’t all bad.

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How to take your Mora Classic N.1 to the next bushcraft level

Originally posted on Wild Tuscany Bushcraft:
The knife Mora knives (the brand name is Morakniv®) are actually a must-have for any true bushcraft lovers: these knives are simple, practical with excellent cutting properties at very inexpensive prices. Recently Morakniv® has…

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Open Lots in the Countryside

Originally posted on Paleotool's Weblog:
This is part of a series of images, mostly Romany, Irish and Scottish Travellers collected from around the internet.  Many of these historic images found on the web are without citation.  When a clear…

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Wayside Stopover

Originally posted on Paleotool's Weblog:
A couple modern bowtops by the wayside in Britain.  Great colors.

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