Friday, August 28, 2015

India: British command stands and some more sepoys

Command stands in East India company uniforms, for use in future games...
 Another command stand and some more sepoys (singly based, for skirmish games)
[figs: Command stands: Mostly Old Glory, with Jacdaw, Front rank; Sepoys: advancing pose from Parkfield Miniatures]

Saturday, July 25, 2015

India: British Sepoys ...

Lord Clove and his aide review the first battalion of sepoys ...

[figs; sepoy battalion composed of Parkfield Miniatures, a couple of RSM officers, converted old glory french officer with sepoy head, converted RSM drummer with sepoy head.]

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

India - the big gun .....

The Bhaji of Bhovindi has come to see his grandfather's great gun, recently refurbished , being fired - however there is some delay as the gun crew try to work out how to load and fire it .....
[new item: gun scratchbuilt from a toy plastic medieval cannon, some cardboard and plastic wheels.]

Saturday, May 30, 2015

India: Bataillon de l'Inde

At Pondicherry the french Bataillon de l'Inde has turned out for a parade...
[New unit: comprising a mix of Foundry, Crusader, Front Rank figures]

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

India: French Governor's Guard

A company of Topas originally raised by Dupleix as his body guard, has been increased to 3cys by de Lally.

[New unit: comprising Old Glory french marines and FIW officers figures, the flag is conjectural]

Thursday, May 14, 2015

India: IR Lorraine

French IR Lorraine has arrived and is seen here marching in the vicinity of Pondicherry...
[unit info: these are a re-purposed unit comprising Jacdaw 30mm french figures from my Monrovian imagi-nation army, these chaps have had a minor repaint - just facings changed to white and a touch-in plus the musicians repainted completely - the whole regiment has been re-based.]

Saturday, May 9, 2015

India: Moving the cannon ....

At Madras a cannon is moved up to Fort St George ...
[new item(s): completed draught elephant]