Posts Tagged ‘Colonial Wars’

Battle of Nyezane

Posted on June 14th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Its been a few months since the Shed saw any action from the Anglo Zulu war so it was about time that the figures came out to play. The scenario we opted for is listed in the Warlord publication Zulu as the Battle of Nyezane – fought on the same day as…

More Progress on Khartoum

Posted on June 12th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Good Evening FolksI was fortunate to have a few free hours at the weekend to crack on with the Khartoum build, and I think it is coming along nicely.Previous post herehttp://shedwars.blogspot.com/2018/06/colonial-wars-khartoum-starts-to-take.htmlAll th…

Colonial Wars – Khartoum starts to take shape

Posted on June 3rd, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Six months ago I was in the middle of painting my forces for the Sudan Campaign and rather foolishly I stated that I wanted to build Khartoum – I even made a start on the walls. You can read about it here…Khartoum buildSo six months on and a fair bit…

Colonial Wars – An Afghan Army

Posted on May 8th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

More news on my British Colonial Wars – now that the Sudan & Zulu Wars are covered it seems a shame not to move East into Afghanistan….;-)I decided that my Sudan Brits will form the backbone of the  Colonial Forces so I needed some Afghans…..

New Forces for my Sudan Project part 15

Posted on March 31st, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Hi FolksThe Sudan Project is going strong with more forces now making their way to the battlefield – if you want to see the previous post the First Battle head here part 14)First yp we have some Colonial Reinforcement a – Sikh Brigade all the way …

The First Sudan Battle – In the Balance

Posted on March 6th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Morning AllIf you have been following this blog you have probably noticed that I have been spending an inordinate amount of time concentrating on my 28mm Colonial Sudanese project. With the majority of the figures painted it was time to get them on the…

Sudan Project part 13 – Nile Gunboat pt1

Posted on February 24th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Hiya Folkspart 12 can be found hereNow that I am nearing the end of my figure painting its time to turn my attention to the bespoke terrain I am going to need for my Sudan project. If you have been following this project you will know that I have …

Sudan Project part 11 – The Egyptian Brigade

Posted on February 6th, 2018 under , . Posted by

Hi FolksShall we get back into the wargaming groove…I think so !Over the last few weeks I have been steadily painting up my forces for the upcoming Sudan project – it is my desire to see this on the table by March. So today I am introducing the Egypt…

Sudan Project part 9 – First British Forces

Posted on December 8th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Good Morning FolksPart 8 can be found herehttp://shedwars.blogspot.co.uk/2017/12/sudan-project-part-8-dhows.htmlNow that the Mahdist Army is complete I have turned my attention to the British forces.The current aim is to create a force that will consis…

Sudan Project part 9 – First British Forces

Posted on December 8th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Good Morning FolksPart 8 can be found herehttp://shedwars.blogspot.co.uk/2017/12/sudan-project-part-8-dhows.htmlNow that the Mahdist Army is complete I have turned my attention to the British forces.The current aim is to create a force that will consis…