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by Hughie
Sun Mar 26, 2017 12:22 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: The ... What are you doing or thinking right now - Topic
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Re: The ... What are you doing or thinking right now - Topic

An hours less sleep for you in the UK, clocks go forward one hour - our clocks in Oz (Eastern states apart from Queensland) go back one hour next Sunday.
by Hughie
Sat Mar 25, 2017 10:49 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Grand Prix Melbourne 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 43

Re: Grand Prix Melbourne 2017

Not really, he does corporate groups regularly and is just back from three days with a group golfing in Tasmania.
by Hughie
Sat Mar 25, 2017 11:56 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Grand Prix Melbourne 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 43

Re: Grand Prix Melbourne 2017

Number 2 Son lives nearby and the golf Golf Academy where he teaches golf closes down for the week as it's inside the Grand Prix circuit.
by Hughie
Sat Mar 25, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Grand Prix Melbourne 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 43

Grand Prix Melbourne 2017

First event of this year's Grand Prix starts tomorrow in Melbourne. A Nice day is forecast looks like around 28 Celsius and scattered cloud.
by Hughie
Sat Mar 25, 2017 11:15 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Isle of Man
Replies: 8
Views: 109

Re: Isle of Man

As Meg said, Fair Friday night mid-night sailings to IOM from Ardrossan were something not to be missed. From what I recall there were extra sailings to Belfast at the same time. I remember going to Belfast from Ayr on a day trip on the IOM ship probably the King Orry around 1963 with girlfriend and...
by Hughie
Sat Mar 25, 2017 8:03 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardrossan & Farms Aerial View 1910
Replies: 13
Views: 321

Re: Ardrossan & Farms Aerial View 1910

Montfode Braes Wood could that be what we called the "Bluebell Woods" Hard to tell, Angus. I'm trying to picture the railway and it seems to me the Bluebell woods might be lower than what we see as Montfode Braes Wood. In the second image (repeated below). The building marked "Destru...
by Hughie
Thu Mar 23, 2017 7:49 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardrossan & Farms Aerial View 1910
Replies: 13
Views: 321

Re: Ardrossan & Farms Aerial View 1910

This image joins up on the right side of the image in the first post in this topic. The Ardrossan to Largs railway runs just behind Eglinton School.

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by Hughie
Thu Mar 23, 2017 12:45 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Back to Back Hole in Ones.
Replies: 13
Views: 219

Re: Back to Back Hole in Ones.

You can get insurance to cover the bar cost when you shout the bar after getting a hole in one. :think:
by Hughie
Wed Mar 22, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardrossan & Farms Aerial View 1910
Replies: 13
Views: 321

Re: Ardrossan & Farms Aerial View 1910

Penny Tray wrote:I had a good look for Chapelhill Farm too but came to the conclusion that it's further over to the left.

Yes, I can see that now, the land rises on the left in the photo but not high or far enough to show the farm house.
by Hughie
Wed Mar 22, 2017 7:39 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardrossan & Farms Aerial View 1910
Replies: 13
Views: 321

Re: Ardrossan & Farms Aerial View 1910

I couldn't confirm or deny what you say, Penny. The other farms closer to the town I do recognise. I would have expected to see Chapellhill Farm on the left of Dalry Road but it obviously was built later - as was your house. :wink: Here you go, Viv. Again thanks to a local resident for the image. I ...
by Hughie
Wed Mar 22, 2017 7:13 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Dominoes anyone?
Replies: 12
Views: 366

Re: Dominoes anyone?

Dominoes Compiled by Billy Mitchell Clyde Coast Ladies Domino League Results Wednesday March 15 Starla Beauty League with Sloanes Jewellers Bobby’s 6 Crown 6 Windy Ha B 3 Elms 9 Market 4 Cosy 8 Potters v Windy Ha Postponed due to bereavement Flask 7 Pop 5 Scottish Doubles Qualifiers Jack’s Annemarie...
by Hughie
Tue Mar 21, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardrossan & Farms Aerial View 1910
Replies: 13
Views: 321

Ardrossan & Farms Aerial View 1910

This is an aerial view of the upper part of Ardrossan and farms as they were in 1910. Thanks to the owner of this image I can show and discuss this with you. Let's see what catches your eyes. :shock:

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