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Kelham Island Museum

Always a great place to visit, and learn something new every time. F’rinstance, ‘Cutlery’ relates to something with a cutting edge, so if you put the cutlery out, only knives would appear! Spoons and forks are ‘flatware’, bowls and cups … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day

100 years ago, this loco was supplying the trenches, rescuing injured soldiers, and itself under fire. Proud to have been in the team restoring it…it is now running at Apedale Country Park.

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trip to Buxton

just for a wander around. On the way through the park to the Pavillion, saw this… We would have had a seat here, but it was raining!

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Trip to Crich, Bakewell, then the Crispin

The idea was to meet up with lots of Mogs at Crich before heading off to the Tormog noggin at the Crispin.Busy day, loads of trams…and a couple of ice creams. Oh, and donuts too!

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Donington Motor Museum

Sadly, due to close its doors very soon, so I organised a group of Mogsters to visit… and about 15 Mogs plus friends turned out…it’s a superb place, and a great shame it is soon going to be no more.

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Treeshekker

the process began today… washing, sorting, chopping, scratting, podging, pressing, pouring. I was priviledged to have the first sip of the apple juice as it trickled from the press, and believe me, it tasted absolutely superb… apples chopped scratted podged … Continue reading

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Great round of golf….

as usual, really…. 4 of us today, so Pete and Eddie played John and myself…nip and tuck all the way…I think we ended up even…not that we cared, it is a good sociable walk as far as we are concerned. … Continue reading

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It’s beginning to look like an engine…

at long last! Now, with a reconditioned head, newly reamed valve guides, new valves that the seats have been recut, it is loosely together, until my Engine Guru Chris comes to double check my work! It also has new piston … Continue reading

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Some have a 4, some have a 6, others an 8…

but this is the only one to have…….

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AVRO Air Museum

superbly educational and informative trip here today, with a group from the Mog club.So much to see, hear about and learn. Cabbed a Lancaster, Vulcan and a VC10. Hosted by a good crew of vols, most of whom seemed to … Continue reading

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