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by j1mwallace
Thu Mar 21, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Proxy war
Replies: 6
Views: 470

Re: Proxy war

never bothers me . we do it all the time . the best was when we were playtesting war of the 3 kings . we didn't have enough Irish women so we used red indians .
by j1mwallace
Mon Jan 21, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Albanich . Wargames in Dumfries 9th March
Replies: 0
Views: 652

Albanich . Wargames in Dumfries 9th March

Gentlemen .
To let you know . We are having our 10th show this year at Cairndale Hotel Dumfries. 9.30 am -3 pm . A mix of traders and gamers as usual. All folks welcome . Tell your pals if you have any !
Cheers
Jim
by j1mwallace
Mon Nov 19, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sedgemoor
Replies: 1
Views: 545

Sedgemoor

I was away in the West country (Bath) at the weekend and thought I would go to Sedgemoor to see how the mighty Marlborough gained his spurs (specially for you Barry since you are such an admirer ) . Mighty glad i didn't make much of a side trip . Not a lot to see . largely forgotten . We don't reall...
by j1mwallace
Wed Nov 07, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: Newbie Questions
Replies: 9
Views: 1342

Re: Newbie Questions

Joe We have always played that troops can move backwards facing the enemy at half speed whilst maintaining good order . Its a valid tactic similar to retiring rank . It has certainly worked for us and we are long time players . Enfilade or column is a dense target. There is no column of attack. So r...
by j1mwallace
Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: Market place
Topic: SURPLUS CASTINGS FOR SALE
Replies: 1
Views: 604

Re: SURPLUS CASTINGS FOR SALE

Good morning .
Interested in all of your Black Hussar SYW stuff !
Lots 8,9,10,11 .
Jim

e mail j1mwallace@hotmail.com
by j1mwallace
Mon Apr 09, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BLB3 The War of Three Kings now available to preorder
Replies: 47
Views: 21003

Re: BLB3 The War of Three Kings now available to preorder

Baz, are you and Boab at Falkirk ? I'll get my copy then !
Fanks
by j1mwallace
Wed Dec 27, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: First appperance of Tricorns in military dress?
Replies: 7
Views: 1408

Re: First appperance of Tricorns in military dress?

Everyone knows . 23.59 December 31st 1699. Floppy shapeless hats
0.01 January 1st 1700 . De rigeur , and everyone took the piss if you didnt have a fully formed tricorne !!
The intervening 2 minutes were spent folding up you hat !
by j1mwallace
Wed Dec 20, 2017 12:14 pm
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: Spring 2018 Weekender
Replies: 12
Views: 2864

Re: Spring 2018 Weekender

Scotland says Aye
by j1mwallace
Tue Oct 24, 2017 10:07 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: AUTUMN WEEKENDER
Replies: 38
Views: 13942

Re: AUTUMN WEEKENDER

Bob . Is that the same ones you've listed on E bay ? :o :wink:
by j1mwallace
Mon Jul 17, 2017 8:23 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: AUTUMN WEEKENDER
Replies: 38
Views: 13942

Re: AUTUMN WEEKENDER

Just the FU missing fro the King Dave ?
by j1mwallace
Wed May 24, 2017 8:09 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: AUTUMN WEEKENDER
Replies: 38
Views: 13942

Re: AUTUMN WEEKENDER

Mind yer flute band Mackay. !

be good to see you Bill.
BTW pencil in the lackeys they are definitely coming !
by j1mwallace
Tue May 23, 2017 8:33 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: AUTUMN WEEKENDER
Replies: 38
Views: 13942

Re: AUTUMN WEEKENDER

Second class post across the border to Brampton is more difficult now as I am only protecting Scotland. !
BD
by j1mwallace
Mon May 22, 2017 9:19 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: AUTUMN WEEKENDER
Replies: 38
Views: 13942

Re: AUTUMN WEEKENDER

Bonnie Dundee can lend his presence . The other two lackeys as well .
by j1mwallace
Mon Apr 10, 2017 9:14 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: Spring Weekender 2017
Replies: 35
Views: 14992

Re: Spring Weekender 2017

Lord Gordon.... lacking in Military ..... Except for killing, capturing or enslaving every miscreant Spaniard on the Island . The king of Spain is a useless oaf ! I have 10 guineas on him shuffling off his mortal coil soon . Then there will be a stooshie ! My good friends the indigenous population a...
by j1mwallace
Fri Mar 24, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Incendiary article?
Replies: 11
Views: 4206

Re: Incendiary article?

Perhaps the populace are awaiting you with tar and feathers in Dumfries !
You know hat we do with troublemakers here !