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by Old John
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:58 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Portuguese Uniforms help needed
Replies: 3
Views: 3003

Portuguese Uniforms help needed

Has anyone got info on Portuguese uniforms 1700 to 1715, i'm looking for colour illustrations, books, prints etc to help with my research on these, i have Condray's booklet from Editions Brokaw, any advice, details etc will be much appreciated
many thanks in advance
cheers Old John
by Old John
Sun Oct 14, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: Battle of Staket 1719
Replies: 0
Views: 3693

Battle of Staket 1719

there's a couple of nice articles on the above battle in Wargames Illustrated No 372 October 2018 issue, even how to build the table for the scenario
also see http://hamnmuseum.se/

cheers Old John
by Old John
Tue Sep 04, 2018 7:47 am
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: Swedish Liv Regimentet
Replies: 5
Views: 3616

Re: Swedish Liv Regimentet

brilliant, my compliments on them, envious
cheers old John
by Old John
Thu Aug 09, 2018 7:37 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Helion No 27 St Ruth and Aughrim 1691
Replies: 11
Views: 5507

Re: Helion No 27 St Ruth and Aughrim 1691

got it, reading book at moment, excellent research, great uniform and flag plates,extremely highly recommended, think it will be the standard reference for the battle etc
brilliant work
cheers Old John
by Old John
Fri Aug 03, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: uniform identification help
Replies: 11
Views: 3336

Re: uniform identification help

Hi Charlie
link worked , many thanks, sorry already have plenty of these poses, if they had been painted i would have been interested
cheers Old John
by Old John
Wed Aug 01, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: uniform identification help
Replies: 11
Views: 3336

Re: uniform identification help

Hi Charlie, i'm located in UK, have tried using your item number on Ebay USA but nothing came up, how have you listed them, from your description figures maybe ECW, need to see them so can decide if wanted
many thank Old John
by Old John
Tue Jul 31, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: uniform identification help
Replies: 11
Views: 3336

Re: uniform identification help

yes they are, where have you listed them on EBAY UK let me asap, also are they painted?
cheers Old John
by Old John
Tue Jul 24, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Helion No 27 St Ruth and Aughrim 1691
Replies: 11
Views: 5507

Re: Helion No 27 St Ruth and Aughrim 1691

thanks for clarification on the book, now ordered :D

cheers Old John
by Old John
Mon Jul 23, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: uniform identification help
Replies: 11
Views: 3336

Re: uniform identification help

Yes Lee you are correct, the pikemen might be an Irish regt
by Old John
Mon Jul 23, 2018 7:29 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Monmouth Rebellion help
Replies: 16
Views: 5127

Re: Monmouth Rebellion help

figures i used for Monmouth's Rebellion were old Warrior 1690 range and ECW clubmen, Minifigs S range ECW with pikes, scythes etc, plus a few Hinchcliffe ECW

cheers Old John
by Old John
Mon Jul 23, 2018 7:24 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: uniform identification help
Replies: 11
Views: 3336

Re: uniform identification help

thanks for suggestions, agree those in green and purple likely to be Spanish but which regts/tercios? dragoon in light blue don't think it's French Maison d'Roi as i racall that when i got them as well as pikeman in yellowish coat, a couple of boxes they came in were marked Boyne !! :D will try and ...
by Old John
Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:47 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: uniform identification help
Replies: 11
Views: 3336

uniform identification help

The other day while sorting out some figures rediscovered some figures that i got off Ebay UK some years back, have tried to identify the uniforms using early Ospreys, Kannik's Uniform's of the World, Grant's Pike & Shot (1st edition), used these as the figures are old Les Higgins WSS, which i think...
by Old John
Sat Jul 21, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Monmouth Rebellion help
Replies: 16
Views: 5127

Re: Monmouth Rebellion help

glad to help out, pleased you liked my suggestions for Monmouth's Rebels
cheers Old John
by Old John
Fri Jul 20, 2018 8:42 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Helion No 27 St Ruth and Aughrim 1691
Replies: 11
Views: 5507

Re: Helion No 27 St Ruth and Aughrim 1691

many thanks for comments, reckon i'll get it,
cheers Old John
by Old John
Thu Jul 19, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Helion No 27 St Ruth and Aughrim 1691
Replies: 11
Views: 5507

Re: Helion No 27 St Ruth and Aughrim 1691

many thanks for info, is it worth getting? any new research, details etc
cheers Old John