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About swe62

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    bikes , cars ,trains,planes,the pub ex sidecar racer ,old rover p4

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  1. Air Raid Shelters

    our tea room at depot corner was an air raid shelter
  2. Wot appn'd to all them cobbles?

    are the blokes who lay them called Cobblers?
  3. Chulla

    rip Dave a sad loss of a top bloke a real gent, he will be missed by all
  4. Classic cars

    wouldnt mind a nice air cooled gs pallas ,I ve not seen one for ages ,the engines were bullet proof my mate drag raced one and revved it to 9500 rpm without a problem ,apart from valve bounce.
  5. Classic cars

    you cant beat old citroens with the hydro pnuematic suspension ,super comfort and good roadholding,xantias were about the last good ones the C5s etc are electronic junk, love the 2 CVs and derivatives too ,easy to mend when you get the hang of them as well,
  6. Mealtimes when you was a kid

    I dont know if my I remember right but I vaguely recall some plates and cups and saucers our mam collected from Brooke Bond tea .white with a green ring around the edge
  7. Railway Photos

    too costly! the pile of junk they have just installed is what I call costly ,using the old urban lines would have been brilliant,and properly engineered too not like the present fiasco that breaks down almost daily
  8. we used to go in the 70s with john (rick ) rickaby on his thunderbird ,me on myT110 and hammo on his A10 we used to see Dave Moult and Ralph there good times
  9. Sucky Bogger!

    Gedling too
  10. Tram losses

    beeston & stapleford u.d.c. used direct labour for years had their own jcb ,jetter gulley wagons etc were the richest council in the midlands railings were painted roads mended schools looked after had their own parks dept that grew their own bedding plants ,they payed the staff good wages too,now with privatised utilities to coin a phrase its a sh"73hole
  11. Plates

    talking about plates does anyone know how the saying on the fiddle came about,?navy types usually know
  12. Plates

    how do they keep the gravy. on a plank or slate?
  13. photos

    thanks Sue I got to the copied bit then it went to rats, have given up for today
  14. photos

    hi Cliff Ton spent twenty mins trying to send photos to flickr to no avail I hate computers
  15. photos

    howcan I post a photo from my ipad to the forum?