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Hannah Allsop

Previous to this morning, the most remarkable thing I knew about my 3x great grandmother, Hannah Allsop, was that she had born 16 children of which my 2x great grandmother, Charlotte, was number 11. 411 more words

Hannah Allsop

John West - Mind Journey (1997)

4 out of 5 Stars!

To me, New York State’s John West (Royal Hunt/Artension/Feinstein/Badlands) is one of the most shamefully obscure vocalists on the Metal/Prog-Metal scene. 219 more words

Album Reviews

John West Supermarket Vouchers

£1 off John West.

Click & print offer

Print a coupon from John West to get £1 off new ‘Creations’ valid for one month after date of printing. 109 more words

Supermarket Vouchers

Surfing vs. Fishing

It took me ten minutes to decide I didn’t like surfing. The bleached and bronzed and svelte were all bobbing on the point like ducks, jostling to catch the breakers that rolled round the corner onto the reef; but my ungainly paddling had taken me too wide, too deep and out of the waves. 2,741 more words

Independent Travel

The only Cornish Engine House in the USA

The President Engine House

This series of posts on the President Steam engine in Philadelphia has led me far further then I expected. It started off with a desire to expand my knowledge of  an engine with William West links; to gain some knowledge that I could use in future talks about the Last Great Engineer.   775 more words

William West

Remembering John West: yachtsman, historian, boat encyclopaedia

On May 17, 2017, the Victoria community, the yachting community and his loving friends and family lost a great friend, John West.

He was a beloved husband to Bonnie, step-father to Sean and a friend to so very many, including Dorothy, a boat that will be forever in his debt. 275 more words

BC History