Saturday, 21 April 2018

Liberec 2018

Austrian troops. Talking about Barry Lyndon this photo of a Seven Years War battle (photo by Infanterie Regiment Kaiser I / Franz I. Stephan  von Lothringen-Bar) is superb. 

18thc camp scene

Auguste Menageot 1747. View of the camp in the Isle of Wight
Andrey found this and posted it on my Seven Years War Living History page on Facebook. It reminds me of the film Barry Lyndon.

Friday, 20 April 2018

Anno Domini 1666

A new board game with miniatures. See more here
Facebook page here

Battle for Basing

If you don't know the battle for Basing an epic series of sieges then the Wikipedia article will help.
There is also a great 15mm model on this blog.

Thursday, 19 April 2018

Siege of Basing House - In Lego

The Cromwell Museum tweeted this model made by Mike Addis now on display

Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Saturday, 14 April 2018

Karl XII movie (1925)

Andrey found these stills from a the movie of Charles XII's military life. IMDB here
Wiki here

Watch a clip from the movie here
If you want to see more images from this film go to my FB page War of the Grand Alliance