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Identification Longshot and Talking Point 785


Brumas
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Good Evening All.

We are still in Scotland but I am definitely turning in now folks

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Quickbeam

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The High Street.

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Quickbeam

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...dunno where though, there's no canine clues to indicate just where:)

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Brumas

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Quickbeam, Good call, seems nothing escapes your microscopic scrutiny ;o}}

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Brumas

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It is in Dumfries and Galloway.

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john bunyan

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Good call Jock 1e. I was in bed but would not have got it!!

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morddwyd

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Knew it as soon as I saw it.

Can quite make out if that is the old ram, tribute to the wool trade, on the plinth, perhaps he came later.

Birthplace of "Stuffy" Dowding, CinC Fighter Command, 1940

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Brumas

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Jock1e, Well Done High Street Moffat with Monument.

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john bunyan

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Jock1e

Often went out in s/m's from Faslane to take part in work up or "Perisher" training to practice s/m in SF work. Would sometimes arrive at night in Rothsay in a couple of canoes, buy about 26 lots of fish and chips from Zavaroni's fish and chip bar, put them in a dustbin liner then set off in the dark to rejoin the s/m. Locals must have thought we were hungry as the s/m was submerged...but we gave them to the s/m crew in return for borrowing a bunk instead of sleeping in the "fore ends". Too many stories to recount here. Happy days and nights.

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Woolwell

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Jock1e - All sub repair/depot ships scrapped a long time ago.

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Woolwell

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Jock1e - You probably saw HMS Adamant wikipedia

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