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« Reply #100 on: February 03, 2008, 01:50:48 pm »
St. Helens. A short minute's walk to a bridge over the railway 'pon which the rainhill trials were conducted.

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« Reply #101 on: February 03, 2008, 09:31:38 pm »
I'm based in Taunton, Somerset at the moment. Thereabouts, anyway.

*Come Autumn, that may change to Exeter or Leicester depending on whether either university wants me to go along and do postgraduate study. :-\
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« Reply #102 on: February 03, 2008, 10:22:31 pm »
The beloved and I are in Mitcham...
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« Reply #103 on: February 04, 2008, 06:22:11 pm »
The beloved and I are in Mitcham...

My condolences.

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« Reply #104 on: February 06, 2008, 09:59:40 am »
Me? Brummagem, Great Barr.

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« Reply #105 on: February 06, 2008, 09:10:28 pm »
Though not part of the United Kingdom, my current island of habitation is on that map of yours...

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« Reply #106 on: February 06, 2008, 09:33:46 pm »
i live in the good old Shire of buckingham, in aylesbury.

not too far from this beauty :

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havent been there in a while, must go back and get some photos, dont think they allow you to take pics of the interior though unfortunately.
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« Reply #107 on: February 07, 2008, 01:45:00 am »
I'm near Staines- the Roman ad Pontes (Latin: 'at the bridge') home of the largest mechanised Linoleum factory of it's time.

It's now an open plan shopping centre with a large car park, and a statue commemorating the Lino factory.

Ain't progress grand?
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« Reply #108 on: February 07, 2008, 07:48:19 am »
Myself and Mrs Pitt reside in the area betwixt Birmingham and the Black country. As fine a place as one could hope for!
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« Reply #109 on: February 07, 2008, 06:26:23 pm »
I'm near Staines- the Roman ad Pontes (Latin: 'at the bridge') home of the largest mechanised Linoleum factory of it's time.

It's now an open plan shopping centre with a large car park, and a statue commemorating the Lino factory.

Ain't progress grand?
 


Linoleum manufacture. linseed oil and dryers(oxidising agents). What a splendid combination for combustion.

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« Reply #110 on: February 17, 2008, 09:28:17 pm »
I'm originally from the grand sea-port of Liverpool. Now I live in Tiptree, Essex, where they make jams, marmalades and other preserves.

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« Reply #111 on: February 17, 2008, 10:02:26 pm »
I reside in the Roman town of Bicester, a mere stones throw from the dreaming spires of Oxford.

Ahhhh!! Bicester!!

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« Reply #112 on: February 17, 2008, 10:35:50 pm »
I'm originally from the grand sea-port of Liverpool. Now I live in Tiptree, Essex, where they make jams, marmalades and other preserves.

Little Scarlet... drool...

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« Reply #113 on: February 17, 2008, 10:51:56 pm »
I'm originally from the grand sea-port of Liverpool. Now I live in Tiptree, Essex, where they make jams, marmalades and other preserves.

Little Scarlet... drool...

Try their tomato sauce. A little sweet, but great on chips.

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« Reply #114 on: February 17, 2008, 10:57:35 pm »
Don't I know it, my Father buys it regularly.

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« Reply #115 on: February 23, 2008, 05:25:57 pm »
I don't suppose that any of you fine ladies and gents happen to reside anywhere near Wales by any chance?

Or on the flip side, in Devon? For you see, I am a stranger in a strange land here in Wales as I'm only here for university..
I'm afraid I haven't really explored the local area to any great degree but if memory serves my home back in Devon isn't too far away from Exeter which is a very lovely city.
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« Reply #116 on: February 23, 2008, 06:09:32 pm »
Would someone be so kind to add a pin to Bournemouth for me?

Yes, the sunny seaside conurbation (Poole-Bournemouth-Boscombe etc) that has recently lost its 2nd pier (the one at Boscombe)- which I believe both (Bournemouth's as well) were constucted by the Victorians
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« Reply #117 on: February 23, 2008, 06:10:00 pm »
As it came up in another thread you can pin my down for Liverpool, however, I should make it clear I will not only not be meeting any of you, but I have established a machine gun nest on the roof to repel visitors. There might also be traps on the grounds but going further into details would spoil the fun. ;)

I don't suppose that any of you fine ladies and gents happen to reside anywhere near Wales by any chance?

Near Wales seems a little general. I can see it from the beach.

Even better than near Wales I believe there are some people in Wales, although that might not prove helpful either.
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« Reply #118 on: February 23, 2008, 10:18:48 pm »
As it came up in another thread you can pin my down for Liverpool, however, I should make it clear I will not only not be meeting any of you, but I have established a machine gun nest on the roof to repel visitors. There might also be traps on the grounds but going further into details would spoil the fun. ;)

I don't suppose that any of you fine ladies and gents happen to reside anywhere near Wales by any chance?

Near Wales seems a little general. I can see it from the beach.

Even better than near Wales I believe there are some people in Wales, although that might not prove helpful either.

You must have very good eyesight if you can see all the way across The Wirral, or are you perhaps in that famous old Liverpool suburb "Berchdeal" or perhaps "Formbee"?

Yours,

Dr Q.
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« Reply #119 on: February 23, 2008, 10:28:16 pm »
Myself and Mrs Pitt reside in the area betwixt Birmingham and the Black country. As fine a place as one could hope for!

Are you anywhere near Sedgeley? The home of a very fine brewery as I recall.

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« Reply #120 on: February 24, 2008, 12:47:16 pm »
I live in Hull, right up the arse-crack of England.

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« Reply #121 on: February 25, 2008, 04:01:21 am »
As it came up in another thread you can pin my down for Liverpool, however, I should make it clear I will not only not be meeting any of you, but I have established a machine gun nest on the roof to repel visitors. There might also be traps on the grounds but going further into details would spoil the fun. ;)

I don't suppose that any of you fine ladies and gents happen to reside anywhere near Wales by any chance?

Near Wales seems a little general. I can see it from the beach.

Even better than near Wales I believe there are some people in Wales, although that might not prove helpful either.

You must have very good eyesight if you can see all the way across The Wirral, or are you perhaps in that famous old Liverpool suburb "Berchdeal" or perhaps "Formbee"?

Yours,

Dr Q.

I have the eyes of the eagle. Also you don't need to travel that far north to see around the end of the Wirral ;)

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« Reply #122 on: February 25, 2008, 12:25:49 pm »
You can see the Welsh Mountains from the Wirral. I used to see them when we'd go to school.

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« Reply #123 on: February 26, 2008, 11:33:32 am »
I'm in Brighton! Wahey!
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« Reply #124 on: February 26, 2008, 12:43:22 pm »
Namaste
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