The articles listed here cover wargaming, modelling, and general historical interest. They are written by various people. If you have an article you would like to submit, send it to Toby Barrett at thoroughbredfigures@yahoo.com .


About Us
A brief sketch of the people behind Thoroughbred Figures.

A Bibliography of American Civil War Era Navies

Toby Barrett's annotated list of essential books for American Civil War naval history and the general naval history of that era.

The Monitor's Turret Comes Ashore on August 10th, 2002
Toby Barrett describes the scene in Newport News, Virginia when the salvaged turret of the USS Monitor was brought ashore and paraded down to its new home at the Mariner's Museum.

The USS Cairo at Vicksburg NMP
The salvaged Union gunboat USS Cairo at the Vicksburg National Military Park in Vicksburg, Mississippi. The article includes several images of the vessel.

Superdetailed Thoroughbred models by Matthew Burchette

A gallery of images of Thoroughbred Figures ships built and detailed by Matthew Burchette.

     
   

Last update April 16, 2008