|Now this IS impressive! Bonnie Dundee's braw laddies!|
The Troop is a multi-period cavalry
re-enactment group specialising in the portrayal of British cavalry from the
English Civil War through to the Great War. In that time The Troop has appeared
at numerous events in Great Britain, Spain, the Crimea and
In the last couple of years Alan and his comrades have concentrated on Great War centennial activities ,the lead up to Waterloo
200 and, of most interest to our blog members, events commemorating
the Restoration period, Monmouth's Rebellion and the Williamite
|Monmouth's Life Guard with carbines|
To that end in 2013/14 The Troop undertook cavalry displays in those guises
at Kelmarsh Hall, Norton St Phillips and Killiecrankie respectively.
Plans are afoot for 2015. The
Killiecrankie commemorations are confirmed for the weekend of the 25th and 26th
|At the George Inn Philip's Norton/Norton St Philips|
The chaps have also been invited to be a part of the Sealed Knot's
330th Anniversary event at Sedgemoor on the 4th and 5th of July in their 1685
Royal Dragoons guise.
Alan Larsen has been kind enough to provide this wonderful peek behind the curtain and allow us to marvel at the authenticity of his group's efforts.
|Warfare Miniatures Monmouth at the George! WLOA22|
I know Alan visits the blog occasionally and I am certain he'll be delighted to know that the previous post was one of the most popular items we've had up over the last 6 months will lots of hits and many 'Likes'.
|The Royal Horse Guards ride down the Lyme Independent Company|
I for one hope Alan continues to provide us with such dramatic eye candy!
|The Rebels attack! From a recent game soon to be featured.|
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