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Princess Anne / Bicentennial of Bell Rock

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Postby Grover » Tue Jan 04, 2011 2:20 am


"There are two pips in a beaut, four beauts in a lulu,
Eight lulus in a doozy, and sixteen doozies in a humdinger.

No one knows how many humdingers
there are in a lollapalooza."
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Postby tinypiney » Wed Jan 05, 2011 2:56 pm


I can't believe that the Bell Rock lighthouse is ONLY 200 years old! :) When I think about it... it was Robert Stevenson's first lighthouse and one of the greatest engineering achievements of the nineteenth century...

...Oh yeah, and it is the current background on my laptop!
:D
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Postby Grover » Thu Jan 06, 2011 3:07 am


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From The Courier

http://www.thecourier.co.uk/Community/H ... ation.html

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Eight lulus in a doozy, and sixteen doozies in a humdinger.

No one knows how many humdingers
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Postby tinypiney » Fri Jan 07, 2011 3:01 pm


...and I'm one fourth Scottish! :P
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