Merlin was indeed an historical figure, living in what are now the lowlands of Scotland at the end of the sixth century A.D an authentic prophet, most likely a druid surviving in a pagan enclave of the north.” A poem from A.D. 600 describes a Welsh prophet named Myrddin.Jul 21, 2019
|Sir Bedivere throwing Excalibur into the lake. Illustration by Walter Crane (1845)|
|First appearance||Historia Regum Britanniae|
|Based on||Bedwyr Bedrydant|
What experts believe to be the remains of the legendary King Arthur have been found beneath Brent Cross Shopping Centre. The burial place was found by an unsuspecting plumber last Tuesday (March 14) who was doing some preliminary work for one of the first new Wimpys built in decades in the UK.Apr 1, 2020
The Disneyland Excalibur pays tribute to “The Sword in the Stone,” a 1963 Disney animated movie. The adaption of the classic fable centers on the legend of Excalibur, a sword with an inscription proclaiming whoever removes it will be the new king.Jan 18, 2020
Merlin foretold that the Quest would begin when the Knight with Two Swords delivered the Dolorous Stroke. Merlin also warned Arthur to safeguard the scabbard more than Excalibur. Though Arthur had suffered many wounds in this battle, he lost no blood. If Arthur were to lose the scabbard, he would never see it again.