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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #250 on: July 25, 2015, 10:13:02 PM »


BVSH House?    That the old BBC HQ!
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #251 on: July 25, 2015, 10:21:44 PM »

Not by a long way!
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #252 on: July 25, 2015, 11:36:07 PM »

'The Bush House' 72 Main Street, Bushmills  :-))
 
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Ray.
 
p.s. the fancy window gave that one away - followed by a google search {-)
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #253 on: July 26, 2015, 06:31:43 AM »

 
"'The Bush House' 72 Main Street, Bushmills" - What's the significance to model boating?
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #254 on: July 26, 2015, 08:00:13 AM »

Do they make propshaft bearings?

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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #255 on: July 26, 2015, 08:59:25 AM »

Why did the "fancy widow" give it away? Anyone I know.......?

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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #256 on: July 26, 2015, 10:23:47 AM »

Why did the "fancy widow" give it away? Anyone I know.......?

BM %)

You've misread it Barry - it's fancy window  {-)
What I was referring to is the frosted glass window redolent of many olde worlde pubs O0 .
 
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #257 on: July 26, 2015, 10:31:46 AM »


What's the significance to model boating?


 
Perhaps some Captain or other had a drink there ok2
 
Think it's my turn now - here's a well known one for my first offering:-
 

witw.jpg
 
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #258 on: July 26, 2015, 11:01:42 AM »

Actually it is Brian Mays house - he bought it and rented it back to Patrick for a peppercorn rent (so that Patrick would not have any money problems).







Yes that is correct.
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #259 on: July 26, 2015, 11:15:51 AM »

'The Bush House' 72 Main Street, Bushmills  :-)) 
Regards,
Ray.p.s. the fancy window gave that one away - followed by a google search {-)

I will confirm now! %)
Correct: Too easy.  My Grandad owned that pub in the early 1900s. Mum was born upstairs as were her 8 brothers and sisters! It is only short distance to the oldest distillery in the world.
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #260 on: July 26, 2015, 11:23:14 AM »


"'The Bush House' 72 Main Street, Bushmills" - What's the significance to model boating?

Didn't know there had to be one!
I suppose about the same significance as .... et al.



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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #261 on: July 26, 2015, 11:29:44 AM »


RAF, Army, British military!.....   OK, lets keep it somehow model boat / ship related!
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #262 on: July 26, 2015, 12:10:18 PM »

OK, try this then.... What ship and where? And for a bonus - which famous TV actor used to own it?

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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #263 on: July 26, 2015, 12:22:46 PM »

I think this is SY 'AMAZON', once owned by Arthur Lowe aka Capt. Mainwaring (Stupid Boy!)
I saw it once at Portsmouth IFOS (could be where it is in photo) but it seems to roam the world now.
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #264 on: July 26, 2015, 12:28:15 PM »

Thought it was "Capt. Podges'"go.
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #265 on: July 26, 2015, 12:30:45 PM »

Obviously Mayhem rules apply >>:-( >>:-(
Is it Where in the world,
What ship,
Or Whose Ship?????
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #266 on: July 26, 2015, 12:46:18 PM »

Right ship and owner. As a clue the photo was taken in July 2012.

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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #267 on: July 26, 2015, 01:31:02 PM »

 Colin Bishop,
Is it at the   Bassin Vauban at St Malo, France in late July 2012.

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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #268 on: July 26, 2015, 01:37:20 PM »

Yes John, that's right, you must have remembered my article in Model Boats!

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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #269 on: July 26, 2015, 01:42:47 PM »

(Just asked a question then scrolled up and found the answer! I'll get me coat, shall I?)
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #270 on: July 26, 2015, 02:31:33 PM »

Did Lord Collingwood build models then?  {-) Wonder whose kits he preferred?
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #271 on: July 26, 2015, 02:35:43 PM »

Thought it was "Capt. Podges'"go.

He jumped the gun too! O0
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #272 on: July 26, 2015, 04:03:00 PM »

Bluebird got in first with Admiral Lord Collingwood (no surprise there - he can almost see it from his hoose) {-)

So, abiding by the "rules" it must be his turn, if he wants to post one

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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #273 on: July 26, 2015, 04:17:39 PM »

Well, let's let Captn Nemo have a go.to keep him happy  as I cant get my image resizer to work properly, its playing Up.

Over to Captn
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Re: Where in the world?
« Reply #274 on: July 26, 2015, 05:48:15 PM »

Weeeellll OK bonny lad!

Where and which vessel? A doddle.

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