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by muddy
Tue Jan 19, 2021 4:48 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: good news on a car battery that lasts
Replies: 3
Views: 237

Re: good news on a car battery that lasts

But what is the life of the battery before you have to replace it?
How much do they cost?
What happens when the battery starts to lose its efficiency, so the mileage per charge decreases? :g43:
by muddy
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:42 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Viking treasure found
Replies: 4
Views: 330

Re: Viking treasure found

You have to feel envious at another great find. :g5: :g38:
by muddy
Mon Dec 28, 2020 10:08 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Amateur archaeologist believes he’s traced the Holy Grail to a ‘secret crypt’ under a river in Hounslow
Replies: 7
Views: 667

Re: Amateur archaeologist believes he’s traced the Holy Grail to a ‘secret crypt’ under a river in Hounslow

I had a mate who worked in the gardens at Syon park he left as he was getting the occasional pot shots taken at him with a crossbow while grass cutting on a ride on lawnmower... :shock: :g58: :g44: I told the wife I was going to give up lawn mowing as it was too dangerous. She wasn’t happy. :g45: :...
by muddy
Wed Dec 09, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle
Replies: 26
Views: 1903

Re: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle

Bit of a damp squib. :g51:
by muddy
Wed Dec 02, 2020 7:56 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: 7ft phallus sculpture disappears from German countryside
Replies: 3
Views: 381

Re: 7ft phallus sculpture disappears from German countryside

It was an big, plain, oblong box, how can anyone call it a sculpture or even a phallus!! :g51:
by muddy
Sun Nov 01, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Latest Lockdown
Replies: 12
Views: 1065

Re: Latest Lockdown

Outdoor recreation encouraged.
It would appear you can go out on your own or with one other person, as long as the land owner agrees.
by muddy
Wed Sep 23, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: teacher trampled by cows
Replies: 2
Views: 568

Re: teacher trampled by cows

Tragic accident.
Cows can be protective if they have young calves.
Or they may have taken a dislike to the dogs.
Sad situation.
by muddy
Thu Sep 17, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Rare King Stephen coin found by metal detectorist...
Replies: 2
Views: 560

Re: Rare King Stephen coin found by metal detectorist...

I don’t think King Stephen would be too pleased about his depiction.
Unusual rare coin. :g50:
by muddy
Fri Aug 28, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: LONG WALKS ON THE BEACH!
Replies: 0
Views: 583

LONG WALKS ON THE BEACH!

Anybody identify with this?
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by muddy
Mon Aug 03, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: bones in disturbed peat bogs are rotting away
Replies: 2
Views: 590

Re: bones in disturbed peat bogs are rotting away

Interesting, the archaeologist is saying that farming and disturbed sites are letting oxygen into the bogs, leading to loss of artefacts / bones by degrading in the soil over time. So, the usual thought by archaeologists to leave things in the ground to preserve things, does not work in this instanc...
by muddy
Mon Aug 03, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: The most incredible piece of Neolithic decoration
Replies: 2
Views: 564

Re: The most incredible piece of Neolithic decoration

The Ness of Brodgar is an incredible archaeological site, but how come it has taken 7 years for us to hear about this Neolithic decoration?
I wouldn’t want that bunting dropping on my head. :g42:
by muddy
Thu Jul 16, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: 300,000 yrs old Throwing Stick Found in Germany
Replies: 1
Views: 448

Re: 300,000 yrs old Throwing Stick Found in Germany

Interesting read. :g50:

I used to throw sticks for my dog, they never came back either :g62: :g42:
by muddy
Tue Jul 14, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: holy grail of shipwrecks found
Replies: 1
Views: 543

Re: holy grail of shipwrecks found

Wow!!
That’ll be a sight to see when they start bringing those artefacts up. :g58:
by muddy
Tue Jul 14, 2020 6:49 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Lumpy flint figurines
Replies: 1
Views: 564

Re: Lumpy flint figurines

Interesting, has any been found in this country? :g43:
by muddy
Sun Jul 12, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: lead seal from shropshire
Replies: 3
Views: 816

Re: lead seal from shropshire

And again, got some cracking photos in this one... :g50: "Treasures found by the British public – in pictures" https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/gallery/2020/jul/10/treasures-found-by-the-british-public-in-pictures?CMP=fb_gu&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1594373909 Your right ther...

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