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Post by feathers on Fri Apr 04, 2014 10:24 pm

Ho hum....Gloucestershire by any chance?

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Post by Susie on Fri Apr 04, 2014 10:25 pm

Nope

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Post by feathers on Fri Apr 04, 2014 11:29 pm

Wiltshire?

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Post by Susie on Sat Apr 05, 2014 10:00 am

Nope

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Post by feathers on Sat Apr 05, 2014 1:02 pm

Berkshire? Buckinghamshire? Middlesex?  Essex?  Laughing 

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Post by Susie on Sat Apr 05, 2014 10:12 pm

That's cheating!! It is in Essex

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Post by grumpy granpa on Sun Apr 06, 2014 7:49 pm

Is it Havering ( or Havering-atte-Bower )
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Post by Susie on Mon Apr 07, 2014 11:10 am

It is GG, Havering-atte-Bower that is. Havering is a district of which the village is part

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Post by grumpy granpa on Mon Apr 07, 2014 9:06 pm

I know it quite well
I went to school near to there ( back in the dim and distant )
I`ll think of a question and get back soon
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Post by Susie on Mon Apr 07, 2014 9:25 pm

So did I GG!!!!
Went to Bedford Park with the Guides, lit fires and ate half cooked sausages done on sticks, wonder we all survived LOL

So what school were you at?

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Post by grumpy granpa on Mon Apr 07, 2014 9:26 pm

I was at Abbs Cross in Hornchurch but used to travel to Theydon Bois by bus which goes through H-A-B
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Post by Susie on Mon Apr 07, 2014 9:30 pm

My secondary education was at Romford County High so not far from Abbs Cross LOL. Small world!!


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Post by Susie on Thu Apr 10, 2014 10:18 pm

Come on GG your turn!! Stop slacking!!

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Post by grumpy granpa on Fri Apr 11, 2014 3:19 pm

I know, I know !

I`m working on it
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Re: General knowledge

Post by grumpy granpa on Fri Apr 11, 2014 8:14 pm

OK
Question
What have the following words got in common ?

Banana
Dresser
Grammar
Potato
Revive
Uneven
Assess
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Post by Susie on Fri Apr 11, 2014 10:15 pm

I have seen that puzzle before so someone else can have a go!!

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Post by saunders on Sat Apr 12, 2014 5:06 pm

If you place the first letter of the word at the end It spells the same word.
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Post by grumpy granpa on Sat Apr 12, 2014 9:32 pm

Clever old you
Took me ages to work it out
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Post by saunders on Sat Apr 12, 2014 9:56 pm







What were these used for ?
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Post by VickyS on Sat Apr 12, 2014 10:46 pm

grumpy granpa wrote:Clever old you
Took me ages to work it out

Took me ages to work it out even when I'd got the answer! Rolling Eyes Laughing

Jean, is that something medical? 

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Post by saunders on Sat Apr 12, 2014 10:51 pm

Not medical, possible early victorian
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Re: General knowledge

Post by Susie on Sun Apr 13, 2014 11:16 pm

sugar or cheese tongs?

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Re: General knowledge

Post by saunders on Mon Apr 14, 2014 11:17 am

You are on the right track Susie, but they are not tongs.
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Post by Susie on Mon Apr 14, 2014 1:01 pm

sugar cutter then?

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Post by saunders on Mon Apr 14, 2014 1:40 pm

That's near enough Susie, they are called sugar snippers.

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