Tuesday, 27 October 2020

2nd battle of Newbury

 

Airfix 54mm musketeer

Today's anniversary. Wiki

Friday, 23 October 2020

Malplaquet Osprey out next week

 

Osprey link 

Edgehill 1642

 

Today's anniversary. First major action of the English Civil War.
  Wiki

Tuesday, 20 October 2020

18th century Highlanders

I don't have a date for this.
 

Sunday, 18 October 2020

Farleigh Hungerford Castle near Trowbridge Wilts

 Farleigh Hungerford castle by Philip Corke. This is my local castle.

https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/farleigh-hungerford-castle/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farleigh_Hungerford_Castle


WSS Strelets-R 1/72

 Interesting blog piece on Wargaming for grown ups on using the 1/72 figures available now. I have just started painting some so I was particularly interested.

Saturday, 17 October 2020

Dutch drill figures from 1713

We probably have had these before but they recently came up again and I thought maybe they could do with a bit more attention. See more here