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by The_Greenman
Fri Aug 17, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Box found High Dartmoor Snowdon Brook page 602
Replies: 1
Views: 5836

Re: Box found High Dartmoor Snowdon Brook page 602

Hi This was a huge series back I the day. I collected loads of them. I think it was Pebbles who put them out, all word of mouth. She doesn't any more though is my understanding. This one seems out of place at Whistmans wood, but I don't have it. Shame, im heading up there soon Id love to get it as t...
by The_Greenman
Fri Aug 17, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: R.I.P. GODFREY
Replies: 3
Views: 992

Re: R.I.P. GODFREY

That is sad news :(
He'll be annoyed he didn't get his 100club badge
by The_Greenman
Mon Jul 06, 2009 10:16 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: DNPA closing the Okehampton Loop Road to traffic
Replies: 97
Views: 47964

As i understand it the road will not cease to exist, it will be restricted to army/emergency services. Which proberbly means it will now get re surfaced :? You are right, which is why all this fuss is over nothing. The road will still exist and people will still be able to use it...just not drive o...
by The_Greenman
Wed Jul 01, 2009 8:37 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: DNPA closing the Okehampton Loop Road to traffic
Replies: 97
Views: 47964

I completly aggree with you, and I can see both sides of the argument. But really, the high moor should be remote and challenging...not with tarmaced access which is detrimental to the nature of the place. There are lots of places where the less able can get access to beautiful parts of the moor (Hi...
by The_Greenman
Thu Jun 11, 2009 8:13 am
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Cranmere Pool
Replies: 7
Views: 9483

As I mentioned in another thread about this, it's a terrible thing to find that someone has the nerve to steal the main letterbox stamp on the moors! This has got to be someone who know letterboxing very well and obviously knows the moors. Dizzy I disagree. You dont need to know the moors very well...
by The_Greenman
Fri Jun 05, 2009 2:32 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Unmaintained letterboxes...
Replies: 13
Views: 7962

The solution is simple, regardless of the age of the box.
If its in good condition, leave it.
If its damaged, take it off the moor and return it to its owner (contact details in the book). If the book is paper mash then bin it (its litter at this point).
by The_Greenman
Fri Jun 05, 2009 2:29 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Okehampton Loop Road - another post and change of council
Replies: 1
Views: 1645

Absolutly, we should press for its complete removal and not just tinker with restricted access. Its about time this unslightly blight was completly erradicated