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No New Posts Rules and Information
You need to read the board rules, found in this section, before joining. The informational topics are highly recommended as an introduction, especially if you have no previous knowledge of the era.
Subforums: Activity Check

8 0 Jun 1 2016, 04:25 PM
In: New Players' Guide
By: Keiju
No New Posts Documentation and Further Reading
You do not have to read everything in here, but you may find some of it useful. Feel free to browse during your stay.
12 0 Sep 9 2016, 03:31 PM
In: The Army rank system
By: Sharpie
No New Posts Forum News Feed
Forum news and other items of interest
23 9 Sep 8 2016, 05:12 PM
In: Helping prevent elastic geo...
By: Latin-Cat
No New Posts Any Questions?
If you have any questions about StC, the game, how to register or play or what we're doing, ask them here!
This board is guest-friendly.

Subforums: Log-in Problems

2 3 Jul 12 2014, 09:45 AM
In: How Many in a Regiment
By: Sharpie

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Post your completed application form as a new topic, with your character name as the topic title, in the order Surname, Firstname. The form is here.
Subforums: Adoptables

9 1 Jun 6 2016, 01:50 PM
In: Murray, James
By: Keiju
No New Posts Accepted Characters
Accepted character profiles may be found in here. This is also where the Face Claim list can be found.
17 19 Aug 30 2016, 06:17 PM
In: Medhurst, Daniel
By: Keiju
No New Posts Non-Player Characters
This is where you will find short summaries for the main Non-Player Characters.
7 0 Nov 9 2015, 03:35 PM
In: The Blackwoods
By: Keiju
No New Posts Retired Characters
Profiles of retired or inactive characters.
75 60 Jan 26 2016, 06:41 PM
In: Murray, Josiah
By: Sharpie
No New Posts Muster Lists
This is where you will find the muster lists for the 50th and 5/60th Rifles. Please post a reply to the relevant thread so your character/s can be added.
3 0 Jun 6 2016, 11:34 AM
In: 1/50th Foot Muster List
By: Sharpie
No New Posts Plotting and Thread Tracking
This is where all plot discussions take place. You may place your character's plot page and thread trackers here.
3 50 Sep 25 2016, 03:13 PM
In: Training Day plot?
By: Keiju

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No New Posts Letters and Correspondence
The primary method of communication between those at sea or away with the Army at this time is by letter. Letters, tickets of absence, invitations and billets-doux may be written and posted here, in the sure knowledge they will be delivered safely by a Post Office that is the envy of the world. There may be a delay of several weeks between sending a note and receiving a reply, due to the slowness of 19th century travel, however.
32 4 Sep 11 2016, 08:26 PM
In: Letter delivered to Captain...
By: Marashar
No New Posts The Gazette
For those far from home, newspapers are worth their weight in gold, no matter that they may be several weeks or months out of date by the time they reach His Majesty's forces. This board is for articles of interest (real or fictional) to our characters.
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No New Posts Journals and Pocketbooks
Some characters may keep a journal because their duties demand it, or for personal reasons. And pocketbooks are a useful way of keeping track of appointments and engagements they may have.
1 0 May 17 2014, 11:29 AM
In: From the London Gazette of ...
By: John Vickery

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No New Posts Headquarters
The mind, if not the heart, of the Army, this is where Lord Wellington and his Staff are to be found, whether they are using a grand house in a town or a barn out in the countryside. Interactions specific to Headquarters and any threads with the General may be found here.
Subforums: General Orders

3 47 Sep 8 2016, 06:22 PM
In: 02nd January, 1810; Running...
By: Bennet Asquith
No New Posts The 2nd Foot Guards
Also known as the Coldstream Guards, their motto is Nulli Secundus (Second to None). They are actually senior to the 1st Foot Guards, and take position on the extreme right of the line when on parade. They are known for their smartness, both in their appearance and in their drill. Action and events in the 2nd Foot Guards' part of camp may be found here.
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No New Posts The 50th Foot
The 50th are the Dirty Half Hundred. This is a regiment from West Kent, although in its ranks may be found men from all over England - and not just England. They have more than a few Irish among their ranks too. Interactions and conversation specifically in the 50th's area of camp will be found here.
1 0 Jun 4 2016, 09:14 PM
In: 12th January; A Pipe In The...
By: Thomas Newcombe
No New Posts The 5/60th Rifles
Raised in 1797 by combining two German regiments, the 5/60th are three years older than the 95th. They have a very high ratio of Germans and German-speaking soldiers, although they do have a handful of British men. Their motto is Celer et Audax (Swift and Bold) and they do their best to live up to it, taking only the most intelligent and quick-witted men. Interactions specific to the 5/60th's camp or bivouac to go here.
8 145 Sep 30 2016, 03:31 PM
In: 13th January, 1810; Prelude...
By: Thomas Newcombe

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No New Posts On Land
Battles (and other major events) that occur on land should be posted here
9 263 May 22 2016, 01:03 PM
In: 05th January, 1810; Boldly ...
By: Primrose Shaftoe

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No New Posts Alternate Universe
Show the Colours in space? Adventures in Victorian London? Romans in the gloaming? Alternate universe stories go here - but remember: Anything here has no relation to real life plots.
2 1 Oct 25 2015, 04:32 PM
In: A Matelot's Life
By: Tide Evans

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No New Posts Old Naval Threads
The archive for all Naval threads and threads at sea.
Note: Threads in here may be not be listed in the order in which they actually occurred

Subforums: August 1809, September 1809, December 1809

105 3,512 May 15 2016, 04:06 PM
In: 19th August; Salty Dog
By: Albert Savage
No New Posts Old Sea Threads
The archive for battles and any other sea-based threads
Subforums: September 1809

1 3 May 15 2016, 03:50 PM
In: 12th September; A Night-tim...
By: Cross Johnson
No New Posts Old Military Threads
The archive for military threads and threads on land.
Note: Threads in here may be not be listed in the order in which they actually occurred

Subforums: August 1809

17 792 Jul 18 2015, 07:24 AM
In: 27th August; Bad News &...
By: Karl von Clausen
No New Posts Old Land Threads
The archive for battles and any other land-based threads
Subforums: AU Archive

1 17 Jul 3 2014, 08:25 AM
In: 7th October: Charming play
By: Estefania Lopes de Almeida

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No New Posts The Library
You've been researching something and come across a fantastic link. Let people know about it in here - or find links other people have posted. This is also the place you can discuss your research.
7 11 Nov 17 2015, 05:20 PM
In: Timekeeping at Sea
By: Sharpie
No New Posts The Gallery and Reading Room
Drawn a sketch of Captain Thorburn encountering the ship's cat in the middle of the night? Done a painting of Terpsy surrounded by mermaids, or one or two of the Riflemen (or even their officers!) getting riotously drunk? Post your artwork and graphics here and let us marvel at them! Or, if you're a writer and want to publicise your work, why not post it here? This is a board for both original fiction and works of fanfic.
22 27 Feb 21 2016, 11:35 PM
In: #aesthetics
By: Sharpie
No New Posts Campfire Chatter
We all need time to kick back and relax once in a while. This is the players' general discussion area, where we can talk about all sorts of things from inspiration for characters to what craft projects we're currently doing.
Subforums: New Arrivals, Leave of Absence

20 100 Sep 12 2016, 02:25 PM
In: Your favourite quotes
By: Marashar

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