• Bligh's Avatar
    05-17-2024, 15:30
    Bligh replied to a thread New members signing on. in Wardroom
    This evening we are joined by a new shipmate from the USA. He is Steven, aka Stoney77 from Indiana. Rob.
    465 replies | 515063 view(s)
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    05-17-2024, 10:15
    Bligh replied to a thread August 1776 in After Action Reports
    Superb Dobbs. Just what we need to keep the Royal Navy on their toes. Swanning about in New York harbour indeed. Bligh.
    2 replies | 942 view(s)
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    05-15-2024, 03:22
    You may use them for whatever you like as long as the people you are playing with are O.K. with it Ricardo. Rob.
    1 replies | 660 view(s)
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    05-14-2024, 07:44
    Bligh replied to a thread At Sea Again in Wardroom
    Glad to hear you are back safe and sound Dobbs. Pity about the lack of games though. Rob.
    36 replies | 13932 view(s)
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    05-08-2024, 16:13
    Bligh replied to a thread Fortifications in House Rules
    I treat the firepower like a ship each side has the same and it falls with the attrition. For explosion, that is the magazine and the fort ceases to...
    9 replies | 1814 view(s)
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    05-07-2024, 01:22
    Bligh replied to a thread Fortifications in House Rules
    If you look at that modified card I posted Dobbs you will see that that fort has three slots for battery fire with three aspects covered by the fire...
    9 replies | 1814 view(s)
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    05-05-2024, 01:33
    Bligh replied to a thread Fortifications in House Rules
    We have a house rule for forts Dobbs. If they get a fire token more than once in an action it may get to the magazine. We then draw for explosion as...
    9 replies | 1814 view(s)
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    05-04-2024, 01:09
    :hatsoff: The top monthly poster for April is Howard, aka SkeenaH. Congratulations. Bligh. :salute:
    1245 replies | 1054849 view(s)
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    05-04-2024, 00:43
    :hatsoff: Our top thread starter for April is Olivier, aka Zap who is the only shipmate to have gained this award by being the only thread starter...
    1245 replies | 1054849 view(s)
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    05-03-2024, 01:23
    Bligh replied to a thread At Sea Again in Wardroom
    It is interesting that in that time clinker built had gone out and so had the huge stern castle. Rob.
    36 replies | 13932 view(s)
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    05-02-2024, 13:11
    Bligh replied to a thread At Sea Again in Wardroom
    Lovely ship Dobbs. Reminds me very much of Cabot's Matthew in Bristol docks. Rob.
    36 replies | 13932 view(s)
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    05-02-2024, 00:45
    Bligh replied to a thread Collection for sale in For Sale/Trade
    Thanks DB. I will now close this thread. Rob.
    10 replies | 14325 view(s)
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    04-28-2024, 07:02
    Bligh replied to a thread Collection for sale in For Sale/Trade
    If they are not Bart, Mack should have announced the fact here as that is in the rules of sales on the Anchorage. Rob.
    10 replies | 14325 view(s)
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    04-26-2024, 01:08
    Good morning Olivier. Good to have you alongside shipmate. Your interest seems pretty on par with my own, save for the instigator and model maker was...
    2 replies | 437 view(s)
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    04-25-2024, 01:13
    Bligh replied to a thread I am aboard in Welcome Aboard
    Good to have you alongside at the Anchorage Nick. I echo what Dobbs has said. Look out for the shows we are attending during the year. Captain Duff...
    2 replies | 588 view(s)
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    04-24-2024, 11:40
    Bligh replied to a thread Arizona in Welcome Aboard
    Good to have you alongside shipmate. May you always sail with a fair wind and a willing foe. Rob.
    7 replies | 2705 view(s)
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    04-22-2024, 13:49
    Bligh replied to a thread New Members. in UK Fleet
    Two in one day. We now welcome Nigel, aka Nigesailor from Newport in Wales. Rob.
    128 replies | 142572 view(s)
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    04-22-2024, 09:17
    Bligh replied to a thread New members signing on. in Wardroom
    The third shipmate today is Olivier aka Zap from France. Three new members in one day is unheard of. Rob.
    465 replies | 515063 view(s)
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    04-22-2024, 00:53
    Bligh replied to a thread New members signing on. in Wardroom
    Today a new shipmate from Spain joins us. He is Antonio from Malaga. Rob.
    465 replies | 515063 view(s)
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    04-22-2024, 00:45
    Bligh replied to a thread New Members. in UK Fleet
    Our first new member for 24 is Nick, aka St Vincent from Bucks. Rob.
    128 replies | 142572 view(s)
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About Herkybird

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About Herkybird
First Name:
Richard
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Great Britain
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3rd Rate (64-80 guns, 2 deckers)
Biography:
I work at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle upon Tyne.
I am a wargamer of many years experience, and have written several rule sets, including the original solo system for Wings of Glory.

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