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Offline Ian

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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #60 on: January 23, 2011, 09:01:27 am »
See if you can guess that this is, before you scroll down to find out:

http://www.amshold.com/social_media/guess_what_this_is.html
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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #61 on: January 23, 2011, 10:16:41 am »
Wasn't it all put on magnetic wire in those days?  I see to remeber wire recorders from when I was in the RAF.


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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #62 on: April 02, 2011, 02:58:01 pm »
The biggest spider webs on earth?
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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #63 on: April 02, 2011, 03:18:17 pm »
Ooh no I don't think so, makes my skin crawl  :o
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Re: Amazing images
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Offline DaveR

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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #65 on: April 04, 2011, 08:07:59 am »
Fascinating pics, Brumbob, it does look pretty buggered.

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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #66 on: April 04, 2011, 10:21:24 am »
It looks very similar to my houe at the moment.... my builder would say ''its nowt we can't fix''
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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #67 on: April 04, 2011, 10:30:03 am »
my builder would say ''its nowt we can't fix''
...at a price.  8)

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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #68 on: April 04, 2011, 10:33:58 am »
I think what surprised me was just how much was left intact, considering what they'd gone through.
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Re: Amazing images
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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #70 on: June 20, 2011, 05:53:34 pm »
A great series of photos, showing the run up to World War II:

http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2011/06/world-war-ii-before-the-war/100089/

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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #71 on: June 20, 2011, 06:47:17 pm »
Fan-bloody-tastic!
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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #72 on: June 20, 2011, 07:20:46 pm »
Fascinating...and appalling in equal measure.
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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #73 on: June 20, 2011, 07:51:19 pm »
Some excellent photos did you have a look at the underground pics too?
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Re: Amazing images
« Reply #74 on: June 20, 2011, 08:07:31 pm »
Yes, there are many other great photo sets. I liked this one especially:
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2011/06/the-125th-anniversary-of-the-death-of-king-ludwig-ii/100085/

You can view them all here:
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/