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CRIMEAN WAR 1854

Having landed unopposed at Calamita Bay in the Crimea in 1854 the allied French and British armies have marched south towards Sebastopol with a view to taking the city and destroying its naval and port facilities.  The Russians have decided … Continue reading

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BATTLE OF THE ALMA 1854 – CRIMEAN WAR

CRIMEAN WAR – BATTLE OF THE ALMA 1854 After a three week break, action was resumed in the Wargamorium last night this time on the banks of the Alma river in the Crimean War of 1854.  The Russian force under … Continue reading

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Crimean War – assault on the Malakoff

An allied attempt was made last night to assault the Russian defences around Sebastopol but it was eventually repulsed by sheer Russian doggedness (and poor allied dice). The allies will need a lot more heavy artillery before they try that … Continue reading

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Crimean War – the British arrive at last!

It took quite a while but the British have arrived safely in the Crimea and are ready to do battle with the Russians. All figures are Eureka 18mm available from Fighting 15s Infantry and artillery are below but the cavalry … Continue reading

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CRIMEAN WAR update

  I have finally completed the third Russian Division which gives me a Russian Corps.  I only need two more heavy guns and a Corps Commander to complete the army.   I have two British Divisions (13 battalions) on order … Continue reading

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Crimean War – the Malakoff(ish) Redoubt

Below are some photographs of my newly created “Malakovian” Redoubt.  I say Malakovian as I do not have a good picture of the actual Malakoff Redoubt and I suspect that it was quite different to the final model but as … Continue reading

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Crimean War 1854

This is my latest project using Eureka 18mm figures (available in Europe from Fighting 15s in the UK).  This is a great range but unfortunately incomplete.  I will have to use FPW French staff and artillery to complete the French. … Continue reading

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