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by Inspector Gadget
Fri Apr 04, 2014 9:53 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: WW1 photo
Replies: 4
Views: 3939

Re: WW1 photo

I think there are many features that match, the hair, eyes, jowls, jawline, ears and the confident look do it for me, later photographs have the parting a bit higher ... maybe a fashion statement, I'd risk a tenner on it being him.
by Inspector Gadget
Mon Mar 10, 2014 10:28 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 917347

Re: Pic of the Day

Cancel that request please...

I thought media was a reference to the TV/Radio industry... doh!!
by Inspector Gadget
Mon Mar 10, 2014 8:55 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 917347

Re: Pic of the Day

It's all to easy to forget how far the project have come, just look what they started with to where they are now ! A monumental achievement made possible by the great hearts and minds of people all over the world.....and the donations don't forget the donations. :D Please forgive my total incompete...
by Inspector Gadget
Fri Jan 24, 2014 2:36 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Dick Ransome / pre-crash damage to K7
Replies: 46
Views: 28777

Re: Dick Ransome / pre-crash damage to K7

Not wishing to tempt fate and all that but she might not look so undented post lake runs anyway, not that I wish to see any harm to boat or mallards, perhaps after the event have a meeting or chinwag about it.

The fence sitter....
by Inspector Gadget
Sun Sep 08, 2013 6:57 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 917347

Re: Pic of the Day

There's not much else we can do. We'll just have to give them a hard time once they're done to simulate years of wear and tear. I'll bet they don't leak like the last ones though. As long as the boat has no leaks the C of G should remain fairly constant while the engine is not running, leaking spon...
by Inspector Gadget
Thu Jun 13, 2013 11:19 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: New BBP website
Replies: 10
Views: 7519

Re: New BBP website

Not sure if its just me or the PC but the diary article links just take me to a search engine... ;)
by Inspector Gadget
Thu Sep 06, 2012 12:24 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: K7 Test
Replies: 17
Views: 8347

Re: k7 test

So I can rest assured that my week booked at 'The Coppermines' September half term will not be disturbed by the sound of an Orpheus on the lake...

:D
by Inspector Gadget
Sun Sep 02, 2012 6:07 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread
Replies: 979
Views: 459408

Re: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread

18.05 and XH558 just gone overhead heading north west.. ish

very nice, thanks...
by Inspector Gadget
Fri Aug 17, 2012 1:44 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 917347

Re: Pic of the Day

some amazing tins out there when you start looking

this one from Barringer, Wallis and Manners Tin Works (BW&M Ltd Mansfield)


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by Inspector Gadget
Fri Aug 17, 2012 11:23 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 917347

Re: Pic of the Day

I asked the question on another forum and have some interesting comments so far, one of the forumites posted this enhanced image, all credit to big_nige (also a member here possibly) and hope it may help in solving the puzzle...

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