Tuesday 27 August 2013

Prestonpans reenactment

If you live north of the border this might be more accessible. FB here

Monday 19 August 2013

Alex Goss's Narva pictures

Go here to see some great Great Northern War images

Monday 12 August 2013

Hessians and Jacobites

Lace Wars posted this on their Facebook page and I must admit has got me wanting to read it. Christopher Duffy certainly knows his 18thc military history onions and this one will be no different.
Review here  Publishers page here- Get it in the UK here

Wednesday 7 August 2013

Lace wars

Another copied image - this time a famous painting by Morier. Lace Wars FB page here

Tuesday 6 August 2013

Crann Tara 'Greens'

More of these highly desirable Jacobite rebellion figures here

Thursday 1 August 2013

Minden 1759 day

Today we celebrate the victory of the 1st August. Project SYW page

Image by Rob Chapman of the XXth Foot wearing their Minden roses.
In one years time there is a reenactment to celebrate the 255th anniversary. Here is the Facebook page of said event. Reenactment image from the 250th is from here