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by trekkernod
Fri May 07, 2021 6:43 am
Forum: Site Announcements
Topic: The future of this forum
Replies: 8
Views: 969

Re: The future of this forum

For 30+ years the Catalogue Of Dartmoor Letterboxes produced by Tony Moore and Sylvia Moore. Both have provided a great service to the hobby and for that we thank them. To expand a bit on the previous post regarding the Catalogue Of Dartmoor Letterboxes. Before the publication of the 2021 issue, Col...
by trekkernod
Tue Jun 09, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Some Missing Boxes
Replies: 4
Views: 3225

Re: Some Missing Boxes

The Richard II box (p.75) is NOT the Richard II box that is on Peek Hill. The Peek Hill box is part of a Word Of Mouth series entitled Book Owls.
by trekkernod
Thu Jan 02, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Have ewe seen this - Devonport Leat
Replies: 4
Views: 712

Re: Have ewe seen this - Devonport Leat

Where did you find the box? Perhaps that information might help others to identify the box / stamp.
by trekkernod
Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Family Animals
Replies: 1
Views: 1264

Family Animals

Does anyone have the clues to a series of letterboxes named Family Animals On Dartmoor . I found No.1 - George (a tropical fish) in a poor condition and removed it from the moor. If the other 4 boxes in this series are not being maintained then they should also be removed. However, if the other boxe...
by trekkernod
Sun Dec 30, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Box found High Dartmoor Snowdon Brook page 602
Replies: 2
Views: 6642

Re: Box found High Dartmoor Snowdon Brook page 602

The High Dartmoor - Snowdon Brook letterbox is one of a series, put out as a walk in the Two Bridges area. The series was original put out by Pebbles & Co., who retired from letterboxing. The remaining unissued stamps were acquired by The Hand Of Man who then sited them on the moor. It seems tha...
by trekkernod
Thu Aug 03, 2017 7:54 am
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Royal Mail Deliveries - Wedlake Farm
Replies: 2
Views: 3299

Re: Royal Mail Deliveries - Wedlake Farm

It is not a Charity Walk stamp it belongs to the Wild Goose Chasers and is a Word of Mouth box.
by trekkernod
Thu Aug 03, 2017 7:53 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Dartmoor Lanes
Replies: 2
Views: 2714

Re: Dartmoor Lanes

It is north-east of Walkhampton
by trekkernod
Sat Jul 15, 2017 8:21 am
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: FOUND: Visitor's book (remains)
Replies: 3
Views: 3802

Re: FOUND: Visitor's book (remains)

Hi,
The 'Tamerton Treacle Miners' is the name of letterboxers and not a letterbox.

Mark
by trekkernod
Mon Mar 27, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: How to register a box move?
Replies: 1
Views: 2676

Re: How to register a box move?

Send your new clue to Malcolm at [email protected]
by trekkernod
Sat Dec 24, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: Notices and Links
Topic: Forum problems
Replies: 3
Views: 7158

Forum problems

It may be me but..........
When I click on a Forum topic from the Home page it shows that I am logged in.
If I open the Forum and then click on a topic, my log in details are not shown. The Messages & Notification menus etc are all missing and I have the Log In menu instead.
Is it me???

Mark
by trekkernod
Fri Sep 23, 2016 9:17 am
Forum: Notices and Links
Topic: Letterboxing by bus
Replies: 17
Views: 26295

2016 Service 48

Contrary to some timetables, the Sunday & Bank Holiday Service for the No.48 - Wembury to Burrator bus, will run until Sunday 23rd October 2016. Some timetables have the last day as 18th September. I have been in contact with Stagecoach and Plymouth City Council and both have confirmed that the ...
by trekkernod
Fri Sep 23, 2016 9:13 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Is there a list of abreviations, terminology for clues???
Replies: 16
Views: 15094

Re: Is there a list of abreviations, terminology for clues???

Hi
Usually, the WW in the title of a letterbox refers to the Wandering Woodstocks.
by trekkernod
Mon Apr 18, 2016 11:44 am
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Family Animals On Dartmoor
Replies: 0
Views: 6028

Family Animals On Dartmoor

Hi Does anyone still have the clues to the Family Animals On Dartmoor series? I found the No.1 - George at Combshead Gert yesterday. The lid of the pot was in pieces, the book was dry but sticking out of the pot, the stamp, a shop bought type, was in perfect condition. I feel that this box was not b...
by trekkernod
Sat Mar 26, 2016 10:12 am
Forum: Notices and Links
Topic: Letterboxing by bus
Replies: 17
Views: 26295

Re: Burrator Bus Service No.48

Hi,
The Stagecoach Service No.48 from Wembury to Burrator Reservoir started running again yesterday - 25th March 2016. The service runs on Sundays & Bank Holidays.
For timetables visit the Stagecoach Plymouth web site or the Traveline web site.
by trekkernod
Fri Sep 25, 2015 10:43 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Welcome back
Replies: 2
Views: 4423

Welcome back

Good to see that the web site is up and running again.