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Change - Progress - Development

As a car nut who has not lost touch with reality, I’m able to enjoy the changes that have taken place in their design over the years – unlike some I have rubbed shoulders with and describe any changes as a betrayal to their favourite marque. 430 more words

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A Virginia Boy

Emerging Civil War welcomes back Doug Crenshaw

In June 1862, George McCall’s Division of the Union V Corps was stationed east of Beaver Dam Creek near Mechanicsville, Virginia.   1,014 more words

Battles

Trust in rust

Before jumping to any conclusions…

NO – that’s not me in the pic (or even one of my pics to be honest).

I came across this pic in a American thread sharing thousands of old motoring pics (no source given) and recognised the Jeep. 201 more words

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Finally got a pic of The Barn in Shettleston

Sometime something simple and straightforward can elude you for years.

Like ‘The Barn’ in Shettleston Road, a former social club, and as I later learned, a cinema before that. 372 more words

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Airsoft Accessorized to the Max!

This photograph has been on the internet for awhile and appears to be depicting an Iraqi with an odd M249 SAW drum mounted around the STANAG magazine of his Airsoft M4 carbine. 195 more words

Rifles

Cat murals abroad are different (from ours)

I caught some local ‘official’ murals in Glasgow some time ago (3 years ago!), as seen in Glasgow’s graffiti cats, and they’re still there – and I rather like the term that has been coined by some to describe them online, ‘murder mittens’. 337 more words

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Black paint and fancy tyres make things interesting

I don’t know anything about this, other than the obvious.

It’s a van, it was made by VW, it’s black, it’s got fancy wheels and tyres, and a nice personalised registration (which I’d rather like in my collection). 52 more words

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