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by siam sam
Sun Nov 20, 2016 4:48 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: On this day
Replies: 735
Views: 31298

Re: On this day

On this day 18th November 1974 disaster struck, we were off the North African coast headed for the straights of Gibraltar when a gas oil pipeline in the engineroom fractured, spraying gas oil onto a red hot exhaust pipe. It resulted in a explosion the gas oil ignited and a flame thrower effect sett...
by siam sam
Sat Nov 19, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: forgive me america for i have sinned
Replies: 21
Views: 1042

Re: forgive me america for i have sinned

andysfootball wrote:
Sat Nov 19, 2016 6:10 pm
computer says no
horseley hill lads agree :D :D
by siam sam
Mon Nov 14, 2016 6:29 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: On this day
Replies: 735
Views: 31298

Re: On this day

We had containers of Lemons, Empty bottles and broken glass and some modules of chemicals on deck, we called it "antiknock compound" not 100% sure what it was now as far as I can remember it was a by-produce from crude oil that when added to petrol it increased the octane levels. We were stopping o...
by siam sam
Mon Nov 07, 2016 9:51 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: next leader
Replies: 34
Views: 1564

next leader

will it be trumpton town or clinton city? will not be long before we find out. who do you want to be the next leader?
by siam sam
Mon Nov 07, 2016 9:33 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Big week
Replies: 45
Views: 3012

Re: Big week

sherri wrote:
Mon Nov 07, 2016 8:51 pm
The lord giveth and the lord taketh away.
Hope your back is better soon!!
it should my daughter has been giving a thai massage walking up and down on my back, look for latest update on my recovery or demise :lol:
by siam sam
Mon Nov 07, 2016 9:22 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Not Much Difference...................
Replies: 26
Views: 1411

Re: Not Much Difference...................

If I had to choose I think I would go back to the time when people assumed there was a rain god, sun god and so on, they saw something they couldn't understand and presumed it was a gift from a higher entity, its the one god do as I say or burn in hell package I don't like it was in its day a cleve...
by siam sam
Mon Nov 07, 2016 8:41 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: On this day
Replies: 735
Views: 31298

Re: On this day

Do you have a '57 chevy? Wish I did, but no. It was meant as a point of humor. Cuba has been so isolated that most of the automobiles there date back to the 50's and early 60's. They tried Russian cars for a while, but they were a POS that never worked very well. Thus, they kept rebuilding the 1950...
by siam sam
Mon Nov 07, 2016 8:20 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Big week
Replies: 45
Views: 3012

Re: Big week

It gets better we won the Lottery twice last night we both had 3 numbers giving us £50 thats lunch paid for on Tuesday :-) i won twenty five pounds last week and as i was collecting my winnings i dropped my wallet on the floor. i put my back out picking it up and have been confined to bed for at le...
by siam sam
Mon Sep 26, 2016 4:22 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Anyone ever been to Hertfordshire?
Replies: 50
Views: 2397

Re: Anyone ever been to Hertfordshire?

well I for one am glad to see you back on anyway, sam. :D I didn't realise you lived in SS. i live with a great unobstructed view of the north sea and the piers of the harbour sherri, the great north run passes my back garden so all i have to do is open the back gate to have an open space right dow...
by siam sam
Sun Sep 25, 2016 2:00 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Anyone ever been to Hertfordshire?
Replies: 50
Views: 2397

Re: Anyone ever been to Hertfordshire?

well I for one am glad to see you back on anyway, sam. :D I didn't realise you lived in SS. i live with a great unobstructed view of the north sea and the piers of the harbour sherri, the great north run passes my back garden so all i have to do is open the back gate to have an open space right dow...
by siam sam
Sat Sep 24, 2016 12:13 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Anyone ever been to Hertfordshire?
Replies: 50
Views: 2397

Re: Anyone ever been to Hertfordshire?

Ah, I keep forgetting how young you are, JJ. You & champ. :D Lakes District. Even I have heard of that & it is supposed to be lovely. Andy, sth shields is sort of on the tourist route to Scotland. People stop at the wall. That's why I think SS could definitely benefit by developing a few things to ...
by siam sam
Tue Sep 13, 2016 8:39 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: What to do with North Korea?
Replies: 65
Views: 3237

Re: What to do with North Korea?

another case of an idiot in power because for years the people have been brain washed. how could one family take over a nation and force them into poverty? if you oppose him you are killed without trial.
by siam sam
Mon Jul 11, 2016 7:10 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Market and King St.
Replies: 41
Views: 2490

Re: Market and King St.

frederick street is now looking to be the next place to go under. the housing developement on the old factory site is creeping closer to the rear of the remaining shops. it used to be a mixture of all types of small family owned shops, i was born there before ww two and can remember the street when ...
by siam sam
Sun Jul 03, 2016 2:45 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: On this day
Replies: 735
Views: 31298

Re: On this day

Pilot wrote:On this day 1st July 1969 I sailed from Durban heading for Lourenco Marques, Mosambique its now called Maputo, not many people know this.
Pilot wrote:On this day 2nd July 1969 I sailed from Genoa headed for Naples, not many people know this.
dates seem a little odd pilot for those sea passages ?
by siam sam
Mon Jun 27, 2016 10:01 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: So the Scaremongering begins in Britain
Replies: 22
Views: 1115

Re: So the Scaremongering begins in Britain

british politics are in a total mess at this moment in time. the labour party is in a mess after the leader refusers to step
by siam sam
Thu Jun 23, 2016 2:18 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: EU
Replies: 336
Views: 14328

Re: EU

switzerland was not part of the eu they had an application to join, then suddenly withdrew it when i suppose they saw the state of the union. the gnomes of zurich are very shrewd in money matters.
by siam sam
Tue Jun 21, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: why?
Replies: 3
Views: 375

why?

why can a judge walk away from a bad decision that resulted in a child being killed by her mother and boy friend despite a former a former judgment of of a previous conviction of child abuse against the child.is time to to rewiew the judiusl system.
by siam sam
Fri Jun 17, 2016 2:48 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: EU
Replies: 336
Views: 14328

Re: EU

Wait a minute Whip..........he couldn't have used a gun because England outlawed guns. There are no guns in England........no? Or, as they say elsewhere........"If you outlaw guns, only outlaws will have guns". he got the information on how to make a gun from some radical group in usa, i suppose it...
by siam sam
Tue Jun 14, 2016 7:26 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Americas most..
Replies: 13
Views: 676

Re: Americas most..

i have a rowing boat and scuba gear on hand if you are in trouble feel to contact me, only a small fee will be charged.
by siam sam
Tue Jun 14, 2016 7:17 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: On this day
Replies: 735
Views: 31298

Re: On this day

Pilot wrote:On this day 14th June 1974 I sailed from Ravenna, Italy headed back to Piraeus, Greece. Not many people know this.
i do know greece and italy well, miss the girls i left there, happy days.

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