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Old 24 October 2013, 18:04   #1
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Real Men or What!?

Just Watching ''Shackletons Captain'' on Nat Geo T.V.. Truly amazing story of the Epic Feats of some Great British Hero's!....800 MILES Pluss in the Antarctic Winter,in an open Boat...All on a Sextant and Dead Reckoning!!..Puts a things in Perspective for sure! See it if you can
Also started tonight (Recorded) ''Shackelton Death or Glory''..!
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Just Watching ''Shackletons Captain'' on Nat Geo T.V.. Truly amazing story of the Epic Feats of some Great British Hero's!....800 MILES Pluss in the Antarctic Winter,in an open Boat...All on a Sextant and Dead Reckoning!!..Puts a things in Perspective for sure! See it if you can
Also started tonight (Recorded) ''Shackelton Death or Glory''..!
Tchu! reckless is what I call it What's on next week, crossing the channel in a F8
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Oh yes, we Irish are very proud of our native sons, Ernest Shackleton and Tom Crean

2014 is the Centenary of the expedition. I envisage a lot of boats getting named Endurance.
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Oh yes, we Irish are very proud of our native sons, Ernest Shackleton and Tom Crean

2014 is the Centenary of the expedition. I envisage a lot of boats getting named Endurance.
I can't say I didn't expect that....(And so you should be!!!)
I have a lovely 1930's Library Map in my Study incorporating England-Wales-Scotland and Irland...Guess what?? it's of The British Isle's.
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You lot watching to much tv . Sure there some decorating to be done
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I can't say I didn't expect that....(And so you should be!!!)
I have a lovely 1930's Library Map in my Study incorporating England-Wales-Scotland and Irland...Guess what?? it's of The British Isle's.
Ah! so you're saying Shackleton was British then? He must be 'cos my Gran had one of his chairs & that said "Made in England" on it
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You lot watching to much tv . Sure there some decorating to be done
Not done too Bad on the Boating Front this year thankfully...and don't watch too much TV as most is Shite!...the reason for 'Heads up' about a bit of Quality Stuff!
Cant Argue about the Decorating though!!
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Ah! so you're saying Shackleton was British then? He must be 'cos my Gran had one of his chairs & that said "Made in England" on it
Claim or Blame...always the British way Dave! Shackleton....100% One of our own!
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