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by Dizzy
Sun Aug 27, 2006 10:00 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Route to Fur Tor
Replies: 28
Views: 22959

I haven't been to Fur Tor for years, I do intend on venturing out to Cut Hill though within the next couple of months (work pending). It's been five years since I went there and I can only imagine the amount of new stamps out there! :shock:

Paul
by Dizzy
Thu Aug 24, 2006 9:06 am
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Ammunition Boxes
Replies: 16
Views: 18571

Hi, I once heard complaints about the use of old ammo boxes. Some people say that they can rust and people can cut themselves on them. Also there's a little problem with the Army training on the moors, who knows if the box has been left by the Army by mistake and what the contents might hold, obviou...
by Dizzy
Wed Aug 23, 2006 9:45 pm
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Bonehill Rocks
Replies: 5
Views: 6763

Hi, I've checked the catalogue for registered boxes and this one is not included within the listings. This means that it's just a word of mouth box so there's no way anyone can say who exactly it belongs to. Sadly this happens many times, if the box is poorly sited and the container is a little flim...
by Dizzy
Tue Aug 15, 2006 10:18 pm
Forum: How I started
Topic: The Sly Fox
Replies: 4
Views: 12401

Hi Fox, The Plume of Feathers at Princetown brings back memories for me too on my first letterboxing walk. I also camped behind the pub after a couple of pints by the log fires near the bar. I still remember to this day as I was trying to get to sleep in my tent someone saying "Hey look, these ...
by Dizzy
Sun Jul 30, 2006 5:44 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Bad Practice
Replies: 10
Views: 8860

I did exactly the same thing many times today Nik, My bag is heavy!

Paul
by Dizzy
Thu Jul 27, 2006 9:04 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Bad Practice
Replies: 10
Views: 8860

Why the heck do people do things like that? I admit that on the odd occassion if there's a bonus box a few paces away I will collect it and take it to the first stamp where my bag is to save moving the bags and so on. Some people are unbelieveable!

Paul