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Colonel C Inactive Member06 Nov 2012 4:29 a.m. PST

The first building has gone up on the Galloping Major online shop, it's the Block House by Frontline and is accompanied by a specially sculpted "Soldiers Free" Provincial giveaway.

There's also a deal available which adds a pack of Provincials with light equipment and an extra Soldiers Free character to make up a little eight man unit to garrison the block house.

More details on the website:


Disco Joe Inactive Member06 Nov 2012 7:04 a.m. PST

Will these be available from your retailor here in the states?

Colonel C Inactive Member06 Nov 2012 10:03 a.m. PST

For the moment he's been sticking with just the figure range, but I'll ask him for you, he'll probably spot your query himself though.



Loyalhanna Inactive Member06 Nov 2012 5:07 p.m. PST

Hello Joe,
I just fired off an email to the Colonel expressing my interest in carrying the buildings. So we got the ball rolling. I also had another email about this stockade, so the interest is there.
take care,

Disco Joe Inactive Member07 Nov 2012 6:17 a.m. PST

Keith. that sounds good. I definitely am interested in it.

skyking20 Inactive Member29 Nov 2012 8:47 a.m. PST

Hi Keith,
If you are going to expand what you have you need to keep the website up to date. I just checked your site earilier this week and did not see the blockhouse, so I ordered it direct. Sorry!

Loyalhanna Inactive Member01 Dec 2012 8:06 p.m. PST

Hello Lance,
There is good reason why the website did not have the block house on it. I had no deal worked out with the supplier to carry this. That is why I had stated in earlier posts that I was in contact with the Colonel on carrying these buildings. It has been a slow process, and I think the Colonel will back me up on this. This was a deal he had lined up with Frontline in England. I can't put something on the website that I have not been cleared to carry. There are laws about that, so the website is up to date. Just to give you a heads up, I will not be carrying the ships. One thing that you must keep in mind, I am Loyalhanna Outpost. I am not Galloping Major USA. I am the US retailer for Galloping Major Miniatures. There will be things that Lance carries that I will not. If you notice, I do not have the rule books or reference books either. The Colonel and I are trying to work something out on the stockade. I would ask for patience on this,because I have to look at the feasability of carrying these. I will keep all of you posted.
thank you,

Disco Joe Inactive Member01 Dec 2012 8:22 p.m. PST

Keith, I really do hope that you and the Colonel can work something out on this. The ships I can understand but the block house really does complement his fine line of minitatures. So Colonel I do hope you and Keith can work something out. And thanks Keith for making the effort.

Loyalhanna Inactive Member01 Dec 2012 8:42 p.m. PST

Joe, I am really trying to make this work. The Colonel and I are mashing numbers on cost and shipping. Let me clarify something. It is not that the Colonel and I are debating costs, we are looking at feasibility. The Colonel is a super guy to work with, and we really do have you guys in mind. Because there is a third party(Frontline) involved, the cost is higher.
take care,

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