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Location: Cheshire, United Kingdom

Older than I think I am.

Saturday, September 29, 2018


Found in Victoria Mill, Congleton. The light sensitive paper inside is beautiful ...Old  photography light meter...made in around 1910..

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Orange Peeler

Found this new gadget in Cancer research shop today...one of those inventions you never realised you needed until you realise it exists.

Sunday, September 02, 2018

Three Objects from Vagrants Boot sale

Three objects.

Sunday, July 29, 2018


Birthday present from Archie...he knows me well.

Three Objects from France (with details)

Monday, July 16, 2018

Elastoplast tin with contents,

Boot sale find...20 pence for a tin with contents...what does it mean?

Acme Whistle

This whistle also belonged to the same man....his coaching whistle...

Army Can Opener

The wife of the man who sold me this said this was his and he was a boy soldier 55 years ago.

Saturday, June 23, 2018

3 variations of embroidery devices.

It is always nice to find 3 versions of the same tool in one place...from Moss Farm Boot sale.

Kay's Embroiderer

rom A Boot sale at Moss Farm..it would be a good template, but it suggests you sew over the top of it and then cut it out.

Monday, May 28, 2018

5 objects for a £1

An interesting selection of stuff on a stall by a detectorist, 4 of these seems to be made of lead.
One is a musket ball...the other 3 seem to be weights... and the large one a thing to drew on something. I just liked the idea of 5 round things from the same collection.