The Shire of Swordcliff, based in Springfield, Illinois, is a part of the Middle Kingdom in the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA), a non-profit international organization dedicated to researching and recreating pre-17th century European history.

~~~Photos from June 2012 "Day in the Park". Courtesy T. Spaulding~~~
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How to contact us
You can contact any of our Shire officers by going to the officers page. If you would like to stay updated with what is going on in Swordcliff, please consider joining our Yahoo group or connect with us on Facebook at the Shire of Swordcliff Facebook Page.





If you are a local school, library, club, festival, or other entity inquiring about a demonstration, please contact our Chatelaine Lady Rowena of the Rowenwood.

If you are a member of the media and wish to find out more about us, please contact the Middle Kingdom Media Relations Officer listed below.

Contact: Diane Clancy
E-mail: Media Relations
Phone: 586-731-2579

Business meetings are held the first Thursday of the month.
Arts & Sciences meetings are held the third thursday of the month.
Armoured Fighting and Rapier Fighting practices are held most Sundays
Archery and Thrown Weapons practices are held weather permitting
Please see our calendar or Facebook group for times and locations


This is the recognized web site for the Shire of Swordcliff of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. and is maintained by Lord Aimhirghin Uí hUigínn. This site may contain electronic versions of the group's governing documents. Any discrepancies between the electronic version of any information on this site and the printed version that is available from the originating office will be decided in favor of the printed version. For information on using photographs, articles, or artwork from this web site, please contact the Webminister. He will assist you in contacting the original creator of the piece. Please respect the legal rights of our contributors.
Copyright © 2013 Shire of Swordcliff. The original contributors retain the copyright of certain portions of this site.

~~Updated: Feb 09, 2013----Aimhirghin~~