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Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 19-01-21, 10:02 AM
Replies: 38
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Posted By Paul Spellman
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Forum: General Topics 18-01-21, 11:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 868
Posted By Paul Spellman
Stanlow Island - River Mersey/Manchester Ship Canal

I came across an interesting article earlier about Stanlow Island off Ellesmere Port on the Mersey at the north end entrance of the Manchester Ship Canal
Attached is an image of the Ferry Boat...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 18-01-21, 09:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,141
Posted By Paul Spellman
Iím not sure why that date 1962 is there. They...

Iím not sure why that date 1962 is there.
They certainly marked items from around 1936 with D&N
A pretty long apprenticeship for Mr Dalman if correct

Some marks pre 1960
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 18-01-21, 07:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,141
Posted By Paul Spellman
Dalman the nephew entered the business in the...

Dalman the nephew entered the business in the 1920ís the FN marking on their silver items expired in 1936, D&N was then prevalent
look up pipe tubes for bagpipes made by the company
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 18-01-21, 07:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,141
Posted By Paul Spellman
The badge is 1906 pattern, it cannot be ww2...

The badge is 1906 pattern, it cannot be ww2 because well before then FNarborough had become Dalman and Narborough
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 18-01-21, 01:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,141
Posted By Paul Spellman
Alan, It does not alter the fact that FN had no...

Alan,
It does not alter the fact that FN had no WW1 badge contracts of which the Border badge tries to be according to lists I’ve accessed and the list Ticker had put on the thread which was...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 18-01-21, 01:12 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,077
Posted By Paul Spellman
Yet you choose to ignore the evidence I show you ...

Yet you choose to ignore the evidence I show you
I have no hidden agenda with this but do wander why I bothered given the insidious remark in the TC thread about the Illuminati and the suggestion I...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 18-01-21, 11:05 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,077
Posted By Paul Spellman
As I said likely a typo in the gazette Nowhere...

As I said likely a typo in the gazette
Nowhere else are they referred with &Co.
It’s probably this ref fakers used,
it certainly doesn’t explain the use of just Lambournes in conjunction with the...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 18-01-21, 10:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,141
Posted By Paul Spellman
You are not very clear in post 2 Iím not as...

You are not very clear in post 2
Iím not as obtuse to think I have every record of badge manufacture and No I donít think all Pals badges are fictitious.
Your flippant comment about Illuminati on...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 18-01-21, 08:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,141
Posted By Paul Spellman
Having established with Luke the Illuminati...

Having established with Luke the Illuminati confers FN badges are a bit iffy
This badge in particular is a common restrike which is usually found unvoided around the China dragon, it has however...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 18-01-21, 06:46 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,077
Posted By Paul Spellman
The lists I show were put together by the...

The lists I show were put together by the WD,Board of Trade and Admiralty Contractor Lists for Parliament to scrutinise what war work was being done and by whom due to lack of sufficient records...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 18-01-21, 12:45 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,077
Posted By Paul Spellman
Itís unfortunate that the lists Ticker created...

Itís unfortunate that the lists Ticker created donít show what war work the different companies undertook as the excerpts I show does, he states they were for badges metal but it does not correlate...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 18-01-21, 12:28 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,077
Posted By Paul Spellman
Original Lambournes OSD no &Co. Why would they...

Original Lambournes OSD no &Co.
Why would they have & Co on just ORs badges and not on other wares they made
It makes no sense
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 18-01-21, 12:26 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,077
Posted By Paul Spellman
Lambourne period advert Into the 50’s they did...

Lambourne period advert
Into the 50’s they did adopt Ltd by then they were using other trade names like Sothos
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 18-01-21, 12:25 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,077
Posted By Paul Spellman
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Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 18-01-21, 12:24 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,077
Posted By Paul Spellman
Lambournes Probably a typo or misread by some...

Lambournes
Probably a typo or misread by some whilst researching with the &Co
Other lambourne on list with & Co from Manchester in pic on next post
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 18-01-21, 12:24 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,077
Posted By Paul Spellman
Woodward from official contract lists Military...

Woodward from official contract lists
Military ornaments not badges
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 17-01-21, 10:16 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,077
Posted By Paul Spellman
Julian, I think your confusing the Button...

Julian,
I think your confusing the Button Maker of Halesowen Bham with the Can Opener maker of Great Hampton St. not Gt.King St. attached is the only Groveís listed for War Contracts, James Grove...
Forum: Indian Badges 17-11-20, 05:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Posted By Paul Spellman
A flaming cauldron hmmm Princely States...

A flaming cauldron hmmm
Princely States Catering Corps :rolleyes:
Forum: General Topics. 15-11-20, 11:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 384
Posted By Paul Spellman
Only what Iíve read Billy Iím sure he was an...

Only what Iíve read Billy
Iím sure he was an ex Argyll and the last surviving officer of the PPA
I donít collect to them because unless you have absolute provenance in one of their items itís most...
Forum: General Topics. 15-11-20, 10:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 384
Posted By Paul Spellman
Billy, I think the signature may well be John...

Billy,
I think the signature may well be John Campbellís
Paul
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 28-09-20, 10:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 571
Posted By Paul Spellman
Simon, I think itís been varnished at some...

Simon,
I think itís been varnished at some point with the reddish hue to the front, a cotton bud dipped in some turps or paint remover (Dab n wipe, dab and wipe) on a small area may uncover itís...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 27-09-20, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By Paul Spellman
Itís not the case that all these badges had North...

Itís not the case that all these badges had North South lugs, this pattern to the 39th would be a candidate for East West lugs due to the structure of the Badge.
Paul
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 16-09-20, 10:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 441
Posted By Paul Spellman
The metal fence in between the soldier and the...

The metal fence in between the soldier and the tented camp would indicate a paddock enclosure so likely to be a large mounted unit, could possibly be ASC
Some various pics of NSY, lanyards belts n...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-09-20, 11:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 441
Posted By Paul Spellman
North Somerset Yeomanry ????

North Somerset Yeomanry ????
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