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Forum: Nothingland 07-10-2020, 05:29 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
I finally - FINALLY - had a haircut this morning....

I finally - FINALLY - had a haircut this morning.

I was in need of one at the time when lockdown commenced at the beginning of March, and things, not surprisingly, have gone from bad to worse.
I...
Forum: Nothingland 07-09-2020, 08:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 904
Posted By Carruthers
I think it comes from a TV Western and was...

I think it comes from a TV Western and was uttered by a cavalry sergeant to his officer just before a couple of hundred very warlike indians appeared on the skyline.

I'm sure it was also said by...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 07-08-2020, 12:47 PM
Replies: 12,821
Views: 5,082,662
Posted By Carruthers
Having looked at a number Street View shots taken...

Having looked at a number Street View shots taken over a period of several years I'm not sure that it is although the leaf looks the part.
I think it is probably a London Plane tree which I find...
Forum: Nothingland 07-07-2020, 06:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 904
Posted By Carruthers
I don't like it. It's... it's too quiet...

I don't like it.

It's... it's too quiet...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 07-07-2020, 06:59 AM
Replies: 12,821
Views: 5,082,662
Posted By Carruthers
I'm just wondering if that was an unusually small...

I'm just wondering if that was an unusually small root structure, or whether most roots, perhaps rotten, were left in the ground when the tree fell.

Perhaps Gravdigr can help here?
Forum: Nothingland 07-07-2020, 04:03 AM
Replies: 963
Views: 184,169
Posted By Carruthers
Turd degree turder, actually. Accuracy is...

Turd degree turder, actually.

Accuracy is all in these matters. ;)
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 07-06-2020, 04:24 AM
Replies: 12,821
Views: 5,082,662
Posted By Carruthers
We don't need to go to all that bother. Over...

We don't need to go to all that bother.
Over here we have perfected the self-felling tree.

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It happened yesterday in Ealing, London, during unusually high winds for the time of...
Forum: Cities and Travel 07-04-2020, 11:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By Carruthers
William Pennís Grave Jordans, England

The remains of the man who founded Pennsylvania lie in an unassuming grave in the English countryside.

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Forum: Nothingland 07-03-2020, 04:19 PM
Replies: 12,666
Views: 6,134,882
Posted By Carruthers
If only! :)

If only! :)
Forum: Nothingland 07-02-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 12,666
Views: 6,134,882
Posted By Carruthers
As my Yorkshire ancestors might have said 'it...

As my Yorkshire ancestors might have said 'it were cheaper'.



That's a good point! :thumb:

OTOH, I might have been tempted to cancel once the complexity of both car and manual became...
Forum: Nothingland 07-02-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 12,666
Views: 6,134,882
Posted By Carruthers
It became apparent late last year that my 1992 VW...

It became apparent late last year that my 1992 VW Passat Estate (originally Dad’s) would have to be retired, so just before Christmas I placed an order for a new car.
There was something of a...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 06-28-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 282
Views: 27,682
Posted By Carruthers
Live Osprey nest cam - Loch Arkaig - Woodland...

Live Osprey nest cam - Loch Arkaig - Woodland Trust

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Ospreys occasionally pass through Weston Turville reservoir just SE of Aylesbury and also at the reservoirs near Tring but...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 06-27-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 1,114
Views: 176,641
Posted By Carruthers
70866 This is a screen grab from Google...

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This is a screen grab from Google Earth.
It's a bit of a compromise as far as vertical angle v area covered is concerned.
Compare the unlit area to the LHS with the rather low river in...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 06-26-2020, 05:33 AM
Replies: 1,463
Views: 348,718
Posted By Carruthers
70857 HMQ v Donald. My money's on the...

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HMQ v Donald.

My money's on the Queen with a KO in round one. :)
Forum: Image of the Day 06-24-2020, 06:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 643
Posted By Carruthers
Never mind crossings for bikes or horses. In...

Never mind crossings for bikes or horses. In Tring they have a crossing for Humped Zebras.

The creature in question is somewhat elusive though.

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Street View...
Forum: Nothingland 06-23-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 26,059
Views: 10,675,849
Posted By Carruthers
Steelers

Steelers
Forum: Image of the Day 06-23-2020, 09:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 643
Posted By Carruthers
Thanks for that, monster. That's a TIL for me as...

Thanks for that, monster. That's a TIL for me as well! :thumb:
Forum: Image of the Day 06-23-2020, 04:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 643
Posted By Carruthers
It seems that it's not uncommon for it to happen...

It seems that it's not uncommon for it to happen in the St James' Park colony.
A couple of paragraphs dating back to 2006...





Nature is red in tooth and claw.

BBC article...
Forum: Nothingland 06-22-2020, 11:20 AM
Replies: 26,059
Views: 10,675,849
Posted By Carruthers
Lutherans

Lutherans
Forum: Nothingland 06-22-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 26,059
Views: 10,675,849
Posted By Carruthers
Patagonian Welsh...

Patagonian Welsh (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patagonian_Welsh)
Forum: Nothingland 06-22-2020, 05:49 AM
Replies: 26,059
Views: 10,675,849
Posted By Carruthers
Pampas

Pampas
Forum: Nothingland 06-22-2020, 05:14 AM
Replies: 26,059
Views: 10,675,849
Posted By Carruthers
Brazil

Brazil
Forum: Nothingland 06-22-2020, 04:03 AM
Replies: 26,059
Views: 10,675,849
Posted By Carruthers
ebay

ebay
Forum: Image of the Day 06-21-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 643
Posted By Carruthers
It occurred to me that they might have had some...

It occurred to me that they might have had some purpose in mind, but looking at the map the only thing apparently in their sights is the Institute of Contemporary Arts.




And that's closed for...
Forum: Nothingland 06-21-2020, 07:12 AM
Replies: 26,059
Views: 10,675,849
Posted By Carruthers
Copied in China. ;)

Copied in China. ;)
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