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a bit of the North
« on: June 12, 2015, 08:07:21 PM »
talk elsewhere of Accrington Stanley ( who are they :D ! ) reminded me of a recently spotted Working Mens Club in Nelson , near Burnley . Carters and Motormen ? Eeeh them that as osses and them that doesn't n as them injins  :)
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Re: a bit of the North
« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2015, 08:24:27 AM »
Nice name. In the late 1980s I played at Sheerness Literary and Social Cub, which seemed an odd name to me for a working people's club on the Isle of Sheppey. Back then Sheppey was mostly sheep. Also the place (Eastchurch) where the Short Bros made the first powered flight in UK.
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Re: a bit of the North
« Reply #2 on: June 13, 2015, 08:42:53 AM »
It was a Short flight. I thought that honour belonged to S.F. Cody, an American.
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