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4thsublegion Inactive Member21 Aug 2016 4:38 p.m. PST

For the 5th year, Woodville Plantation will host this display representing a cross section of the miniatures hobby. On display will be toy soldiers, wargame figures, dioramas, etc in all scales. Nowhere in Western PA will you see a miniatures display of this quality.

It takes place Sunday, September 11th from 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Woodville Plantation which is about 7 miles south of Pittsburgh, just off the Collier exit of I-79.

Admission is $5 USD and includes a tour of the house which was built by General John Neville from the Whiskey Rebellion, a great period home. Also, member of the Wayne's Legion re-enactment unit based at Woodville Plantation will be on hand to drill, fire weapons and interact with the public. More information can be found at- and at link

4thsublegion Inactive Member07 Sep 2016 8:43 a.m. PST

Sunday is Military Miniatures Day at Woodville Plantation!

Check this out on Facebook- link

historygamer07 Sep 2016 1:08 p.m. PST

This is a really nice display of larger scale collectible and wargame figures – many of which are placed on great looking scenery displays. The site where this is held is a great historic site from the Whiskey Rebellion. If you are in the area this is worth a visit.

historygamer08 Sep 2016 11:13 a.m. PST

How many people do you have setting up displays?

4thsublegion Inactive Member08 Sep 2016 3:18 p.m. PST

There will be 10 displays covering all scales of figures and various periods that highlight British military traditions. Traditional toy soldier displays include a base camp in India, the Trooping of the Color and a Victorian army field day, featuring hundreds of figures. In 68mm, there will be a large diorama of an encounter between British and French troops in North America, utilizing the John Jenkins/ King & Country type figure. In the 25/28 mm range are a Rorkes's Drift diorama, Napoleonic War in Spain display and WW2 Arnhem/ Market Garden theme vignette. On hand will a be a professional figure painter demonstrating painting techniques. And much more demonstrating a high level of military modeling art.

4thsublegion Inactive Member13 Sep 2016 5:02 p.m. PST

Here some pictures from last Sunday's event-


Hope to see you next year!

historygamer14 Sep 2016 8:49 a.m. PST

Awesome photos. Hope to be there next year.

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