Paul Wilcock

Paul Wilcock

Reverend Paul Wilcock is Head of the Arms and Armour Research Group at the University of Huddersfield.

While the group undertakes research in a range of arms related academic fields, as an honorary historical consultant, Paul’s particular area of research and publication, focuses on European edged weapons of the 18th and 19th centuries.

Did you know?

American gifts re-open Japan in 1853

15 rifles, 3 muskets, 12 cavalry swords, 20 army pistols, 2 carbines, 2 telegraph instruments, a model steam locomotive and tender, 4 volumes of John James Audubon’s ‘Birds of America’, and 1 barrel of whiskey for the Emperor and much more!

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