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Diorama: Battle of Inkerman

I am grateful to Brian Jones for providing these photographs of the diorama of the Battle of Inkerman, which he has created.

Mr Jones would like a U.K. MUSEUM TO DISPLAY THIS DIORAMA. Anyone who is able to help should CONTACT BRIAN JONES directly.

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diorama diorama

Completed diorama with light effects, May 2006

The diorama, in January 2006
Returning for ammunition
returning for ammunition
View from above
Diorama: view from above
the 95th Regiment advancing
the 95th advancing
Front Line action
Front line action

Typical Inkerman-style Guardsman. Converted from Britannia Miniatures figure on left, then recast by them for use in Diorama.

Plan of British firing line - 95th (Derbyshire) Regt. Includes optic fibres for muzzle flashes. Scots Fusilier Guards behind - these will be used in a future Alma diorama.
Coldstream Guards firing line, defending top of Kitspur against Russian Jagers in company columns. Slight variation has been introduced into all figures to give realism.
Perspective view of diorama. Backdrops since have been improved and spaces filled with more Russian infantry. Currently (November 2005) about 500 Russians and 200 British, plus casualties.
Russian Jagers attacking up the steep slope of the Kitspur.
Coldstream Guards - end of firing line. Specially cast figures.
95th Regt. firing line. Specially cast figures. Smoke and fog/mist has since been improved.

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