Sunday, 23 October 2016

Edgehill 1642

Today is the anniversary of the Battle of Edgehill, the first major clash of the English Civil War, fought on 23rd October . Picture by Rick Scollins again - pinterest page dedicated to his artwork

Friday, 21 October 2016

Thursday, 20 October 2016

The Red Rapiers

A comic set in the Monmouth Rebellion. Looks interesting. Anyone read it?

Charles Parrocel (French, 1688–1752)

La halte des cavaliers

The Battle of Bruges, with officers assembled on a hill in the foreground

Wednesday, 19 October 2016

Marlburian infantry

The Queen's Regiment, Skipton Castle, August 7th 2016. Photograph by Sebastian Fattorini