Burghley Battle Prom 2011

This event was a one day event held at Burghley House, Stamford, Lincs on the 9th of July 2011. This event takes place in the groun ds of the house with an orchestra playing military music from the Napoleonic period. The music is enhanced by the cannons, infantry fire and fireworks during the 1812 Overture and Wellingtons Victory March.

 

BurghleywithredcoatsThe 44th East Essex are the main Redcoat unit for this event, complete with picnic.

 

burghleyfiring2011We line up on the podium ready to fire a volley.

 

burghly3firing2011Prepair to fire!

 

burghly2firing2011Fire!!!!!!

 

burghly2011Breakfast with a view!!!