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This Day In Our Family History

1805 – Abigail Jones died in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States

1865 – John Samuel Harper was born in Bromley, Middlesex, England to Benjamin Harper and Elizabeth Phipps Brand… 118 more words

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The Battle of Dürnstein - My ancestors in the Napoleonic War

On 11. November, a big battle of the Napoleonic Wars took place in Dürnstein and Loiben in the Wachau in Lower Austria. My Great-Great-Great-Great Grandaunt Barbara Artner was living in Dürnstein (then called “Thirrnstein”) at that time. 1,050 more words

My Ancestors

Reprogramming an 1805-Based Calculator in C

A few weeks ago one of the fellows on the Cosmac Elf mailing list spotted some surplus calculators based on the CDP1805 processor chip.  This is a follow-on to the 1802 with a few extra instructions and a 64 byte onboard ram.   1,386 more words

Ships of the Line: Trafalgar Part 2

Part Two of A Review of Trafalgar Editions’ Game of Nelson’s Epic Battle

by Paul Comben,  Designer:Crisanto Lorente Gonzalez,  Publisher: Trafalgar Editions

Trafalgar has a range of advanced and optional rules designed to add a higher level of detail to the process of an engagement in the Age of Sail.  2,719 more words


The Conversation Starter

A large wooden wheel in our ceiling is the subject of much discussion! 215 more words

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