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Nigel Billington
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3rd Cuirassiers
 Here is the 3rd Russian Cuirassiers from the SYW.

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WAS in Italy: Modena Regiment
This is the third of the Modenese National Regiments I have painted and this one goes under the imaginative title of Modena. The previous ones were Reggio and Mirandola. Figures are from the lovely Black Hussar SYW French range.

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Prince Fedorovitch Cuirassiers
Here is the first of the Russian Cuirassier Regiments. Here is what Kronoskaf says: "Until 1732, the regiment was a unit of dragoons known as the "Yaroslavskiy Dragoon Regiment". In 1732, when Baron Munnich reorganised the Russian Army, the regiment was con...

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Russian Horse Grenadier Regiments (2)
Here are three more Horse Grenadier Regiments making a total of 5 done. They are St.Petersburgski, Rizhskiy and Ryazansky. Foundry figures and not bad either although the horses need a lot of work as the moulds are getting old. Next week you will start seei...

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Russian Horse Grenadier Regiments (1)
My last post showed Horse Grenadiers as elite companies in Dragoon Regiments. Here are two 'proper' Horse Grenadier Regiments (the first of 5 planned). Kargopolski on the left and Narvski on the right. They are both identical (except for horse colours) and ...

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Russian Horse Grenadiers
Here are Foundry Russian Horse Grenadiers but not those from actual Horse Grenadier regiments - these are the elite company of Dragoon regiments. The sole difference is that those from Dragoon regiments had blue shabraques while those of the Horse Grenadier...

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Dismounted Russian Dragoons
Two regiments of dismounted Russian Dragoons - Nizegorodski at the front and Treski behind. Foundry figures, a bit comic-book but otherwise okay figures. The horse Grenadiers next week are much nicer figures..

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Russian Dragoons (2)
Here are two more Russian Dragoon Regiments - Tobolski at the front and Archangelgordski at the back. The bottom picture shows the three command bases for the 'faux' dragoons - Regiments Kazanski, Kievski and Novotroitsky. With a total of 16 squadrons one w...

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Russian Dragoons (1)
Here are two Russian 28mm SYW Dragoons Regiments - Nizegorodski at the front and Tverski behind. All Russian dragoons looked the same so the only way you can tell the regiments apart was from the small regional cost-of-arms on the double-headed eagle on the...

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ACW Zouaves and KGL Hussars
I have 4 units of Zouaves and one unit of Napoleonic British KGL Hussars on eBay at the moment. Please feel free to have a look if you have a minute spare. http://www.ebay.com/itm/112262370174?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649
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