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by Captain of Dragoons
Wed Dec 16, 2015 4:21 pm
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: French 1st Heavy Cavalry Division c.1812
Replies: 26
Views: 9045

Re: French 1st Heavy Cavalry Division c.1812

WOW :!: 8)

No doubt this regiment will extend the limits of glory on the table top as we know them.

cheers
Edward
by Captain of Dragoons
Wed Dec 16, 2015 2:33 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Sir, may I have another: Christmas update?
Replies: 2
Views: 1683

Sir, may I have another: Christmas update?

Hello Barry and Clarence,

Any chance of a Christmas update on the wonderful world of Banners and Warfare?

New Warfare miniatures under consideration....
Ireland Supplement...
Donny Brook....
The new mid level rules between Donny Brook and BtLB....

cheers

Edward
by Captain of Dragoons
Fri May 15, 2015 12:14 am
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: 1690-91 Irish Lists
Replies: 16
Views: 7458

Re: 1690-91 Irish Lists

Thanks Bob :wink:
by Captain of Dragoons
Thu May 14, 2015 1:43 am
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: 1690-91 Irish Lists
Replies: 16
Views: 7458

Re: 1690-91 Irish Lists

Ireland Book(s) :!:

I knew you guys were working on a book for the Ireland but two. :shock:

What is the format? A part one and two of scenarios or are they a rules book and scenario book?

cheers

Edward
by Captain of Dragoons
Sat Jan 03, 2015 5:24 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Horse Grenadier Guards in Long Picked Caps 1683?
Replies: 3
Views: 2183

Re: Horse Grenadier Guards in Long Picked Caps 1683?

Hello Cliff,

I'm thinking ref your remarks above in cloth caps with turned up fur lining being in the style of the Dutch Guards grenadier hats or Louis XIV's Maison du Roi's Horse Grenadiers.

cheers
Edward
by Captain of Dragoons
Fri Jan 02, 2015 3:05 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Horse Grenadier Guards in Long Picked Caps 1683?
Replies: 3
Views: 2183

Horse Grenadier Guards in Long Picked Caps 1683?

I came across the below ref from : Tincey, John; Embleton, Gerry (1994). The British Army 1660-1704. John Evelyn, in his Diary entry for 5 December 1683, described the appearance of the horse grenadiers: "The King had now augmented his guards with a new sort of dragoons, who carried also granados, a...
by Captain of Dragoons
Wed Dec 31, 2014 2:27 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: The West Country 1685
Replies: 4
Views: 2201

Re: The West Country 1685

Correction to above ref action at Bridgewater. It was a Philips Norton that a good size skirmish took place between Rebels in the town and recce force made up of two troops Horse Guard Grenadiers, the grenadier company of the 1st Foot Guards and some Militia Horse and infantry. The Horse Guard Grena...
by Captain of Dragoons
Sun Dec 28, 2014 8:47 pm
Forum: WARFARE MINIATURES
Topic: WARFARE PRIVATE COMMISSIONS - WHAT INTERESTS YOU?
Replies: 123
Views: 66041

Re: WARFARE PRIVATE COMMISSIONS - WHAT INTERESTS YOU?

Over from the '1660 - 1721 Period' thread, The West Country 1685: Warfare has produced William III, James II, Sarsfield, St Ruth and above now plans for Bonnie Dundee. For the Sedgemoor Campaign any plans to produce Monmouth, Feversham or Churchill? Oh :!: Will Bonnie Dundee see Hugh Mackey across t...
by Captain of Dragoons
Sun Dec 28, 2014 5:44 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Oxford's Blews - running head on into the wall!
Replies: 8
Views: 3596

Re: Oxford's Blews - running head on into the wall!

Tracking down the titles (ie Colonels) 1688 - 1703 Aubrey, Earl of Oxford —de Vere's or Earl of Oxford's Regiment 1703 - 1712 George, Duke of Northumberland — FitzRoy's or Duke of Northumberland's Regiment 1712 - 1712 Richard, Earl Rivers —Savage's or Earl Rivers' Regiment 1712 - 1715 Charles, Earl ...
by Captain of Dragoons
Sat Dec 27, 2014 5:02 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: The West Country 1685
Replies: 4
Views: 2201

The West Country 1685

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year all :!: This morning I was just clicking around on the internet between the the league sites and other images and ended up seeing a nice little map on Sedgemoor. http://fraxinus-victoryv.blogspot.ca/2009/03/sedgemoor-1685.html I recall Barry had done a demo game ba...
by Captain of Dragoons
Tue Sep 02, 2014 11:00 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Introducing new period rules from League of Augsburg
Replies: 23
Views: 6400

Re: Introducing new period rules from League of Augsburg

Edward, the Ireland book will include scenarios for BLB, Donnybrook, AND the new book, offering a wide range of game types.
Is this a war gaming first: A scenario book that supports three different rule sets!
by Captain of Dragoons
Mon Sep 01, 2014 2:07 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Introducing new period rules from League of Augsburg
Replies: 23
Views: 6400

Re: Introducing new period rules from League of Augsburg

Hello Barry, I was just looking on the blog at the first play test post. Was curious if these new rules will tie in somehow with the Ireland Supplement or will the supplement stay based on BLB2. Very interesting project, would be ideal for Tangiers, Ireland or even small actions between Turenne and ...
by Captain of Dragoons
Sat Jul 26, 2014 8:16 pm
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: Dragoons and BLB2
Replies: 6
Views: 4035

Re: Dragoons and BLB2

"Dragoons, when mounted no infantry can stand against you, when dismounted no cavalry can overcome your fire". :twisted:
by Captain of Dragoons
Sat Jul 12, 2014 3:23 am
Forum: 18th Century 1721-1789
Topic: Which miniatures for the period 1733 - 1748 ?
Replies: 3
Views: 3367

Re: Which miniatures for the period 1733 - 1748 ?

Age of Reason > Arquebusiers de Grassin 1744-49
http://eurekaminusa.com/collections/age ... in-1744-49

Front Ranks Jacobite Hanoverian/Government Forces are British Figures you can use for the WAS.

cheers
Edward