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Buried treasure

Posted: 26/11/2013 at 17:59

Just as a foot note to my Elizabethan coin: I didn't actually dig this coin up from my garden, it was found amongst gravel on a gravel path. I bought this gravel around 1965 and know for sure that it was from a quarry located Nr Mansfield, Notts.

Buried treasure

Posted: 26/11/2013 at 08:53


 Sorry, had problems getting pics of both sides of the coin in one post.

Buried treasure

Posted: 26/11/2013 at 08:51

I found this 1562 Queen Elizabeth l coin in my garden a couple of years ago:




Christmas trees...

Posted: 25/11/2013 at 22:05

To be honest, Brumbull, I probably only took the pic cos it looked so naff.

Christmas trees...

Posted: 25/11/2013 at 21:58

My local GC:


Camera Corner

Posted: 25/11/2013 at 17:18

Nice chrysanths, John.....took one similar at Shrewsbury, cept this one is veg:



Camera Corner

Posted: 25/11/2013 at 17:06

Like those, Ann....particularly the waterfall (I love snapping waterfalls) it would be great for one of those misty water shots.

Need the camera to be on a tripod (or other solid base) set the camera to 'shutter priority', then choose a shutter speed of say 1/4sec.....your lowest.

Camera needs to be dead still though, or everything will be blurred.

Camera Corner

Posted: 25/11/2013 at 12:29

Very handsome lady too, Lyn

On reflection this is 'Dark Eyes':


Camera Corner

Posted: 25/11/2013 at 11:55

Lovely pics, Lyn.....with me gardening hat on, I would say the fuchsia is 'Swingtime'.

Love the 'sisters' pic especially.

Edit: Sorry, more likely the fuchsia is 'Dark Eyes'.

Camera Corner

Posted: 24/11/2013 at 20:02
Brumbull wrote (see)

Excellent vase David, beautiful soft colours.


Thanks, thinks I have those SPs sussed.

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