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#2881 OFFLINE   forddeliveryboy

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Posted 10 January 2017 - 10:48 PM

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Posted 10 January 2017 - 10:48 PM

 

No, that's Olympic. No pics of Titanic's propellers exist.

 

Titanic had a three bladed central prop so most experts thing anyway https://www.encyclop...-propeller.html

 

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Posted 10 January 2017 - 11:01 PM

Thanks Hooli, that's a fascinating link. Is there anything in the theory Olympic and Titanic were switched?  


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Posted 10 January 2017 - 11:10 PM

That theory has been proved wrong many times, too many differences in the ships etc

 

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 09:08 PM

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 09:08 PM

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 09:13 PM

That theory has been proved wrong many times, too many differences in the ships etc

 

 

 

Which is why most "Titanic" photos can be de-bunked even quite blurred and distant shots.  

 

Family legend had it that my Gran had a photo of it passing the end of her father's farmyard (which bordered a stretch of the Solent) and she often referred to it.   Never found the bugger though......


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Posted 11 January 2017 - 09:36 PM

Quite possible though. I believe the route went Southampton, Frogshire, Ireland & off to the deep blue yonder.



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Posted 13 January 2017 - 03:56 PM

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Posted 23 January 2017 - 10:16 AM

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Posted 23 January 2017 - 09:01 PM

 

Do you know any more about that photo?. What station is it?.


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Posted 23 January 2017 - 11:07 PM

Do you know any more about that photo?. What station is it?.

 

The station is Stafford.

 

I don't know specifically what happened here, but I guess the Ital's dropped off the back of a car transporter (liner) train.


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Posted 23 January 2017 - 11:10 PM

Thanks, i shared it on the Marina and Ital FB page and a few people was asking, i think it was decided that it was Salford and they were very early 1980 models coming from the factory that had come off, someone said they are pre-1981 cars as they have side repeaters on the wings which were dropped the following year.
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Posted 24 January 2017 - 10:24 AM

Those gantries are Stafford.    Interesting photo, though!   Looks like a third Ital behind the first two and that train is very close, too.   Did anybody get to the rest of the story?   

  

Very relaxed situation going on there, too - not a H&S man in sight!


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Posted 24 January 2017 - 10:45 AM

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Posted 02 March 2017 - 07:39 PM

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Posted 04 March 2017 - 10:48 AM

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Posted 27 March 2017 - 05:35 PM

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Posted 27 March 2017 - 05:37 PM

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Posted 27 March 2017 - 05:39 PM

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Posted 27 March 2017 - 05:43 PM

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Posted 29 March 2017 - 10:06 AM

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Posted 29 March 2017 - 10:09 AM

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Posted 29 March 2017 - 10:10 AM

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Posted 29 March 2017 - 12:13 PM

Recently purchased photo off eBay, it's a nice-quality image of decent size not just a snapshot:

 

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Cecilia Road, Dalston late 1970s? by Spottedlaurel, on Flickr

 

Laurel only made it to 1986. Houses on the left, pub on the right and those bollards have all gone too: https://goo.gl/maps/y4Kt2ozTrC62


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Posted 29 March 2017 - 04:29 PM

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Posted 31 March 2017 - 10:29 AM

Our local rag is having a Litter Festival.   For some reason they are celebrating 40 years of people throwing things down.  Or something...... 

TBH I didn't read it but there is crap of a much more interesting nature in the background of some of their photographs...... 

 

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Posted 31 March 2017 - 11:49 AM

Lotus Esprit? Posh down your way.....

 

Bonus phone box shite in the last photo. Do any of those still exist anywhere?


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Posted 01 April 2017 - 12:58 PM

70s carpark shitefest.
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Posted 01 April 2017 - 12:59 PM

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