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SimonRL

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Graffiti in horse level (photo)
Posted: 12/01/2011 18:18:12
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One from the home page random photo.

Not sure if this one has ever been mentioned on the forum before but it's a stunning peice of period grafitti.

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jagman

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Graffiti in horse level (photo)
Posted: 12/01/2011 18:53:09
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Long time since I've been in there but it is one of the best carved signatures I've ever seen. Very nicely done.

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ICLOK

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Graffiti in horse level (photo)
Posted: 12/01/2011 19:06:57
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Its a very typical hand for the era oft seen on love tokens of the period.... fabulous to see it on a mine wall!! Thumb Up

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Dean Allison

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Graffiti in horse level (photo)
Posted: 12/01/2011 19:20:45
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It was good to find that. Couldn't believe it when I saw it for real, though I had seen a pic of it before. Never found any other graff quite like it yet. IP: 89.240.102.173
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Graffiti in horse level (photo)
Posted: 12/01/2011 19:37:52
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Dean Allison wrote:

It was good to find that. Couldn't believe it when I saw it for real, though I had seen a pic of it before. Never found any other graff quite like it yet.


There are other examples of similar quality, but they aren't common.
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Edd

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Graffiti in horse level (photo)
Posted: 12/01/2011 21:24:53
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Just had a look back through old pics and new i had seen that before Smile Tis a really nice bit of Graffiti and very different to the one next to it



Interestingly a friend did some research into the name Spark a while ago in the area and by local census apparently there is still a Spark family member living in Garrigill Smile
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