If you wish to discuss the contents of this page Fred's email address is at the bottom of the page. The success of Fred Wagstaff's first venture on the Internet (see 'BR Steam Footplate Memories') merits a second instalment of reminiscences from the 72 year-old retired railwayman.
This phrase and its abbreviation AG are current in some sectors of the oil industry, especially the tanker world, as a designator for the Persian Gulf, which is the correct name in international law for the body of water bordered by the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Iraq and Iran.
This is a list of accidents and disasters by death toll.It shows the number of fatalities associated with various explosions, structural fires, flood disasters, coal mine disasters, and other notable accidents.
Volume 20, Number 15. Night Driver. When pondering the myriad of polar opposites, much like hot and cold, high and low, or fast and slow, yet another example exists with my daytime drives in route to a racetrack versus my return trips home in the dark of the night.
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Bruichladdich 12 yo 2005/2017 (48.4%, Douglas Laing, Old Particular, bourbon barrel, cask #11830, 276 bottles) This should be clean as a whistle. Last year's 2005 was ex-sherry (WF 81).
Port Manteaux churns out silly new words when you feed it an idea or two. Enter a word (or two) above and you'll get back a bunch of portmanteaux created by jamming together words that are conceptually related to your inputs.
Muffins English muffins, crumpets, scones & bannock American muffins Blueberry muffins. Researching the history of bread-related products is difficult because bread is THE universal food.
Five large Crampton singles, Nos. 108 to 112 (Fig. 57) having proved unsatisfactory due to lack of adhesive weight, Gooch designed a class of six-coupled goods engines to take the boilers of the single-wheelers, these being almost as good as new owing to the engines had done little work.
I wanted some Craftsman detailing parts, and trying to contact Craftsman direct was worse than hopeless. I came across this site. Made a phone call and ...
The office of the Adjutant General of the United States says that Charles E. Brown was issued the Congressional Medal of Honor 1 December, 1864, for meritorious conduct at Weldon Railroad, Virginia, 19 August, 1864, while serving as a sergeant in Company C,
Atkins noted the greater reliability of the three-cylinder type. Weight tests showed that the locomotives approached the Royal Scot class in weight.
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Thursday November 15, Northwest Estates Auction. NW Estates featuring High Quality & Designer Furnishings, Fine 14K & 18K Jewelry, Bakelite Jewelry, Vintage Stained Glass Lamps, Large Collections of Fitz & Floyd, Carnival & Vaseline Glass, Vintage Toys & Collectibles, Fine China, Studio Glass, Artworks, Paintings, Costume Jewelry, Lots of Sterling
Recollections. 1a. George C R Stevenson. Livingston, Scotland: Thank you to George C R H Stevenson, for sending some memories of life in the Dumbiedykes district of Edinburgh from 1953 to 1962.
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Following the success of Derek's in-depth article 'Changing Standards' on Page 90 and his full history of the first batch of locomotives Nos 70000-70024 on the previous page, it was decided to produce a third page featuring the second and third batches of BR Standard Class Pacific locomotives Nos 70025-70054.
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Some of you will recall the former Leas School on Meols Drive that was demolished several years ago with the site redeveloped as upmarket housing.. After scouring the web for a good photo, I've managed to find several that have been published by David Bevin over on Friends Reunited.
Sacred Harp Singing In Western Massachusetts 2000-2001 (WMSHC) Sacred Harp, or more correctly shape-note singing, is a truly glorious sound, totally unlike anything else in music.
SARNIA SAILS WITH WRENS ... AND A WIFE - Submitted by Lou Howard, MID, RCNVR. HMCS Sarnia - During the first week of July, 1945, Sarnia was the third ship off from the jetty, and Sackville was the fourth and another corvette was fifth.
Dear Rod, Just a note to say how touched and grateful I was over your concern for the well being of the Reader's Stitcher. Had it not been for you, our poor Stitcher would have probably got very cold and lonely over night, maybe even gone rusty!
The following op-ed by Hanne Nabintu Herland concerns the Norwegian government's persistent soft spot for the Palestinians. It was originally published in Aftenposten, Norway's largest newspaper, on January 15th, 2013, and has been translated by the author.