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by Parkhill Plodders
Tue Sep 02, 2014 8:16 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Rain gauges
Replies: 1
Views: 2598

Rain gauges

I stumbled across a rain gauge a little while back. Just wondered if there are any more on the moors and there location. Can any body help me. Message me if you want.
Thanks
Russ
Parkhill plodders
by Parkhill Plodders
Fri Jun 27, 2014 9:29 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Fur Tor
Replies: 12
Views: 9000

I'm heading that way next Sunday. Parking below lynch tor. Doing a nice circular walk and will be siting letter boxes along the way. Hope you have a good walk with plenty of finds
by Parkhill Plodders
Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:53 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Missing boxes
Replies: 14
Views: 7197

Hi sowerby streaker, have got my stamps back and I'm very impressed. Now got to sort them out and hide them. I take it I can count them on my collection?
by Parkhill Plodders
Wed Jun 04, 2014 8:04 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Missing boxes
Replies: 14
Views: 7197

Thanks cachebug1401 . Will give them a shout.
by Parkhill Plodders
Wed Jun 04, 2014 8:03 pm
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: The seeker throwleigh common
Replies: 0
Views: 6629

The seeker throwleigh common

On the way back from work popped up shill stone tor came across above box. Lid of pill pot broken . Stamp ok . No book. Anybody got any further info about box please.
Russ
by Parkhill Plodders
Fri May 30, 2014 3:39 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Missing boxes
Replies: 14
Views: 7197

Will be sending them off this weekend so hopefully get out there in July to site. Many thanks for your advice both of you.
by Parkhill Plodders
Thu May 29, 2014 10:52 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Missing boxes
Replies: 14
Views: 7197

Thank you for your information regarding stamps. Will try them. Have spoke to a company in Birmingham , they will get back to me on prices.
by Parkhill Plodders
Thu May 29, 2014 7:22 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Missing boxes
Replies: 14
Views: 7197

Thanks for your reply sowerby streaker. Good luck when you go out that way. I may go back out there again in the summer. I want to get some stamps made up for the moors. Do you know anybody that does acrillyic stamps?
by Parkhill Plodders
Wed May 28, 2014 9:34 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Snowdon Snowman - Help!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 6382

Snow don snowman

Was up that way last October and I couldn't find it either
by Parkhill Plodders
Wed May 28, 2014 9:07 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Missing boxes
Replies: 14
Views: 7197

Missing boxes

Went out today from nuns cross farm, headed out over hand hill to crane hill then on to ducks pool. After a short lunch headed to fox tor and back to car above nuns cross. Although I got 8 boxes from my enjoyable walk I did find boxes missing mainly W.O.M. On fox tor did not find 1. Although I did f...
by Parkhill Plodders
Mon Oct 07, 2013 9:11 pm
Forum: How I started
Topic: Addicted to little pill pots hidden under stones!!!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 5768

Glad I'm not the only one. I too have in the last 18 months got back into it , now have kids of my own and try and get up there as much as I can. The wife is not a big fan of letter boxing. Only about 250 away from 2000 . Sad I know but I enjoy it and is one of my outlets in a stressful life. Russ. ...
by Parkhill Plodders
Mon Oct 07, 2013 8:55 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Crane hill. South dartmoor 1983
Replies: 2
Views: 2945

Yes. Rectangular in shape. " South dartmoor 1983" at the bottom. "Crane hill" at the top and a crane on the right hand side. Hope this helps.
by Parkhill Plodders
Sun Oct 06, 2013 9:05 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Crane hill. South dartmoor 1983
Replies: 2
Views: 2945

Crane hill. South dartmoor 1983

Found today in good condition . No where near crane hill. Does anybody have a further info. Russ
by Parkhill Plodders
Tue Jun 25, 2013 9:24 pm
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: At 6s and 7s
Replies: 1
Views: 2891

At 6s and 7s

I have restored this stamp as I found it recently water damaged. Will be putting it back out soon near to where I found it, with new book and container. This box is not mine and did put on here whose stamp it was but had no reply. So will be putting back out on the moor for more letter boxers to fin...
by Parkhill Plodders
Fri Apr 19, 2013 8:48 pm
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: At 6s and 7s
Replies: 0
Views: 3345

At 6s and 7s

Found today while out and about. Tub had been melted by swaying, book sodden but stamp is ok. Anybody got any ideas who owns this box? If not I will put it back out my self in a couple of weeks with new book and container.