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Posts by Popeass1

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Topic: Box Jacks entrance
Popeass1

Forum: South West England   Posted: 06/07/2017 13:25:11   Subject: Box Jacks entrance
It has been, but there's no gate, it's a solid grill. Quite a reliable source tells me back door will be having the same treatment in the fairly near future, and possibly lady Hamiltons too.
Topic: Vandalism in Browns Folly
Popeass1

Forum: South West England   Posted: 15/01/2016 10:27:00   Subject: Vandalism in Browns Folly
The situation is out of hand, I'm a regular visitor, and the damage is becoming more extreme and more regular, it seems the perpetrators feel untouchable, which is making them bold. AWT are apparently
Topic: New Edelrid ultralights on Ebay
Popeass1

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/01/2016 21:33:56   Subject: New Edelrid ultralights on Ebay
Ah right. Totally went over my head, obviously! :oops:
Topic: New Edelrid ultralights on Ebay
Popeass1

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/01/2016 20:27:35   Subject: New Edelrid ultralights on Ebay
Got one myself. Nice helmet for the money. Not sure why you'd think it was going to be red? It's black in the pictures, and description.
Topic: Box Quarry - New Year's Eve tourist trip 2015
Popeass1

Forum: South West England   Posted: 03/01/2016 20:37:19   Subject: Box Quarry - New Year's Eve tourist trip 2015
That sounds like a fascinating read Roy, I've never heard of that one, I'll have to have a hunt for it now, unless you could scan and pdf it??
Topic: Brewers Yard Limestone Quarry (mine)
Popeass1

Forum: South West England   Posted: 20/12/2015 19:53:43   Subject: Brewers Yard Limestone Quarry (mine)
http://unidoc.wiltshire.gov.uk/UniDoc/Document/File/MTUvMDA3MTIvV0NNLDY1MDYwMg==
Topic: Browns Folly
Popeass1

Forum: South West England   Posted: 07/10/2014 16:17:21   Subject: Browns Folly
Brian deserves a medal for all the work he does down there to keep the history alive.
I'll pass on your gratitude to him when I speak to him next.:thumbup:
Topic: Box Back Door Locked
Popeass1

Forum: South West England   Posted: 29/09/2014 15:05:29   Subject: Box Back Door Locked
Maybe they should let people know before they just turn up and lock it? Also maybe natural England might want to update the SSSI report, as the only one available from 2012 states bat numbers are up,
Topic: 2015 AditNow Calendar: request for photographs
Popeass1

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/09/2014 23:54:36   Subject: 2015 AditNow Calendar: request for photographs
Hows the calendar looking, any updates?
Topic: Carbis bay mine shafts
Popeass1

Forum: South West England   Posted: 01/09/2014 15:31:00   Subject: Carbis bay mine shafts
the OP's map links a tad spammy too, opened two new browser windows, and tried to make me download a William Hill app!!:thumbdown:
Topic: 2015 AditNow Calendar: request for photographs
Popeass1

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 28/08/2014 00:39:26   Subject: 2015 AditNow Calendar: request for photographs
I have just Emailed you four pictures, in four seperate Emails. I hope I'm not to late?!

:zzz: :zzz: :zzz: :o
Topic: New member (Purbeck & Wiltshire info.)
Popeass1

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 27/08/2014 10:23:01   Subject: New member (Purbeck & Wiltshire info.)
That's Ok. I think the covered alleyways and roman stuff may all be connected, my uncle was the night watchman many years ago, and I remember his stories about patrolling them. Bath must be riddled wi
Topic: Lower Balls Green Quarry - 26th July 2014
Popeass1

Forum: South West England   Posted: 24/08/2014 20:16:42   Subject: Lower Balls Green Quarry - 26th July 2014
Looks like an Interesting trip was had, some good photo's, thanks for sharing them.
Topic: New member (Purbeck & Wiltshire info.)
Popeass1

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 16/08/2014 08:27:42   Subject: New member (Purbeck & Wiltshire info.)
I havn't done box yet. I know Bathampton down quite well. There are a few small underground workings there, I also know quite alot about existing surface features at combe down, but most of the workin
Topic: New member (Purbeck & Wiltshire info.)
Popeass1

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 15/08/2014 20:21:50   Subject: New member (Purbeck & Wiltshire info.)
Hi, I'm in Bath, and might know something you don't? i don't know a lot about Purbeck, but have seen your reports on DP, and it looks very interesting!

Steve.
Topic: 2015 AditNow Calendar: request for photographs
Popeass1

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 10/08/2014 21:12:33   Subject: 2015 AditNow Calendar: request for photographs
Any pointers on mines that have been previously used? I've only got pictures from a couple of Bath stone quarries at the moment.
Topic: Teenager spinal injury at Bounce Below
Popeass1

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/08/2014 21:02:22   Subject: Teenager spinal injury at Bounce Below
Didn't take long, and now the HSE have got their foot in the door?
Topic: Canadian Dam Failure.
Popeass1

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 10/08/2014 20:38:33   Subject: Canadian Dam Failure.
Its OK everyone, the director of the mining firm says that grey sludge was of 'drinking water quality' and he'd still drink the local water, somebody get that man a pint glass! :lol:
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