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by DuncaninFrance
Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:00 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1377
Views: 131323

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Thursday Aug 1 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Tue Jul 31, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: Yorkshire Day
Replies: 2
Views: 58

Yorkshire Day

:D
by DuncaninFrance
Tue Jul 31, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: Our values?
Replies: 6
Views: 261

Re: Our values?

:TX: Pity these little people have so much spare time on their hands....If I lived there I would start a movement to stop this sort of PC crap - hell but they get on my wick :evil: :TX: You only have to look at Haiti to see how emancipated slave ruled their own country. Haiti has consistently ranked...
by DuncaninFrance
Tue Jul 31, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: THE FIRST WORLD WAR as reported in the daily news
Replies: 719
Views: 84986

Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR as reported in the daily news

Looks like Mr Carroll is possibly exaggerating as regards the number of Machine Guns captured - thousands? :roll:
by DuncaninFrance
Tue Jul 31, 2018 3:00 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1377
Views: 131323

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Wednesday July 31 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Jul 30, 2018 2:55 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1377
Views: 131323

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Tuesday July 30 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Jul 30, 2018 2:50 am
Forum: Other Firearms that We Have an Interest In
Topic: Guns & Co - Academy.........
Replies: 5
Views: 184

Re: Guns & Co - Academy.........

Seemed normal Arch but I have electronically moderated ear protectors so no problems......Got burnt ion the arm by a hot case though :roll: :roll:
by DuncaninFrance
Sun Jul 29, 2018 2:47 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1377
Views: 131323

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Monday July 29 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Sun Jul 29, 2018 2:41 am
Forum: Photography and other Hobbies
Topic: OWLCAM 2018
Replies: 18
Views: 1230

Re: OWLCAM 2018

A bit like a pea in a drum but there are lots of sparrows that live in the roof space between the wood and the cement tile sheets..... :)
by DuncaninFrance
Sun Jul 29, 2018 2:39 am
Forum: The Millsurp After Hours Gourmet
Topic: The answer to the Bacon Butties
Replies: 8
Views: 309

Re: The answer to the Bacon Butties

Duncan, as a guy who eats food with Marmite on it, why should you worry about a few mild spices? :bigsmile: I got a feeling those sausage are not pork sausage, right? Beef? No, English pork sausages. French ones are mostly longer and thinner and a coarser ground meat. My favorite are pork Chipolata...
by DuncaninFrance
Sat Jul 28, 2018 7:51 am
Forum: Photography and other Hobbies
Topic: OWLCAM 2018
Replies: 18
Views: 1230

Re: OWLCAM 2018

Little owl still in the barn...Noon today.
by DuncaninFrance
Sat Jul 28, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: The Millsurp After Hours Gourmet
Topic: The answer to the Bacon Butties
Replies: 8
Views: 309

Re: The answer to the Bacon Butties

I'm all for the simple life myself and I don't like spices or peppers - they don't agree with my digestion :cry:
I don't think Eoin would agree with your thoughts on Indian food...........

Tonight it is 'Toad in the hole' Sausages cooked in a Yorkshire Pudding with a rich meat gravy..
by DuncaninFrance
Sat Jul 28, 2018 5:02 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1377
Views: 131323

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Sunday July 28 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Sat Jul 28, 2018 4:55 am
Forum: Other Firearms that We Have an Interest In
Topic: Guns & Co - Academy.........
Replies: 5
Views: 184

Re: Guns & Co - Academy.........

Yes, it was a great afternoon - and the best shot was Sue!
by DuncaninFrance
Fri Jul 27, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: PHOTOGRAPHS ...........
Replies: 6
Views: 368

Re: PHOTOGRAPHS ...........

Australian photographer Frank Hurley's 1917 image shows 1st Australian Division troops near Ypres heading to the front line. Photo Frank Hurley/Hulton ...
by DuncaninFrance
Fri Jul 27, 2018 11:29 am
Forum: Other Firearms that We Have an Interest In
Topic: Guns & Co - Academy.........
Replies: 5
Views: 184

Guns & Co - Academy.........

Last Wednesday afternoon Robert ( blackisler ), Sue and Derek (All members of the same club in Scotland and staying in our Gîte for the week) and I visited Guns & Co Academy to do some serious shooting on their new indoor range in Chevenceaux which is about a 40 minute drive from here. It is the...
by DuncaninFrance
Fri Jul 27, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1377
Views: 131323

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Saturday July 27 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Thu Jul 26, 2018 5:51 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: PHOTOGRAPHS ...........
Replies: 6
Views: 368

Re: PHOTOGRAPHS ...........

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by DuncaninFrance
Thu Jul 26, 2018 2:40 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1377
Views: 131323

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Friday July 26 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Thu Jul 26, 2018 2:35 am
Forum: Milsurp After Hours
Topic: I put a deposit on my first gun show table.
Replies: 45
Views: 1099

Re: I put a deposit on my first gun show table.

Known in the UK as 'Side Cutters' :cool: :cool:
by DuncaninFrance
Wed Jul 25, 2018 4:41 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: PHOTOGRAPHS ...........
Replies: 6
Views: 368

Re: PHOTOGRAPHS ...........

(American Freighter, 1918) Underway during her builder's trials, 25 July 1918. Constructed by the Moore Shipbuilding Company of Oakland, California,
by DuncaninFrance
Wed Jul 25, 2018 4:27 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1377
Views: 131323

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Thursday July 25 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Tue Jul 24, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: Classic British Firearms
Topic: Our Ruby Wedding Anniversary and an SMLE.....
Replies: 36
Views: 3480

Re: Our Ruby Wedding Anniversary and an SMLE.....

Where I come from that is known as 'Mucky fat'
Used to be available on a Sunday morning in the local pub, spread on bread with sliced raw onions in vinegar and salt to sprinkle on it. :razz: :razz: :razz: :razz:
by DuncaninFrance
Tue Jul 24, 2018 5:24 am
Forum: Classic British Firearms
Topic: Our Ruby Wedding Anniversary and an SMLE.....
Replies: 36
Views: 3480

Re: Our Ruby Wedding Anniversary and an SMLE.....

Bacon Butties.................
First you go to the bakers and get your Teacakes.....................

BAKERY TRIPA.jpg


Cook the bacon, slice and butter the bread. Add sauce to taste, Yummie :D

BACON BUTTIES 2A.jpg


:GBR: :GBR: :GBR: :GBR:
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Jul 23, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1377
Views: 131323

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Wednesday July 24 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Jul 23, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1377
Views: 131323

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

You must remember that this thread is a series of day by day reports as published in the TIMES DIARY & INDEX OF THE WAR 1914-1918. It is a facsimile reprint of the original and the detail presented is not necessarily a complete report of the day's actions. The size of the published report is 3 t...

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