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Oak Island – is this where the Knights Templar buried their treasure?

Templar expert Tony McMahon looks at whether the knights buried their treasure on Oak Island off the coast of Nova Scotia

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The Templars in America

Did the Knights Templar reach America? I hear a resounding “no” from medieval scholars everywhere but let’s go through the various theories about how the Templars may have been in the New World a century before Christopher Columbus. Our starting…

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The Legend Quest – Holy Grail – Ashley Cowie

Being aired on Syfy is the breathless series Legend Quest where ‘archaeological explorer’ Ashley Cowie charges round discovering mysteries. In the episode I’ve just watched, he fixed his gaze on the Holy Grail and the Knights Templar. OK – let’s…

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Why were the Templars arrested, tortured and executed?

There are a huge number of theories as to why the Knights Templar were crushed and some are shared by Tony McMahon on the Knights Templar blog

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When Braveheart killed two Templar masters

Those who have seen the movie ‘Braveheart’ will know that the English army got a pasting at the battle of Stirling Bridge after which a furious King Edward I – ruler of England and his dominions in Wales, Ireland and…

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The image of a Templar – the so-called Westford Knight – is fast disappearing!

The supposed grave of a Templar knight in Westford Massachusetts is fast being eroded away

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