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Forum: Cavalry and Armoured Units 20-02-20, 03:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 382
Posted By Tweed
Not seen one polished before hereís my example...

Not seen one polished before hereís my example and a photo of one in wear.
Forum: University Regiments, Officer Training Units and Cadets 16-02-20, 02:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,271
Posted By Tweed
Hereís the so called restrike mentioned in...

Hereís the so called restrike mentioned in ozbadges description
And a side by side with my version one can see the wear on the die and notice they are the same die
Forum: University Regiments, Officer Training Units and Cadets 16-02-20, 10:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,271
Posted By Tweed
Ozbadge is a great source for information on...

Ozbadge is a great source for information on Australian Police badge
http://www.ozbadge.com/wa.html

These two came off the same die
Forum: University Regiments, Officer Training Units and Cadets 15-02-20, 06:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,271
Posted By Tweed
New discovery, Austral .... Perth is the maker...

New discovery,
Austral .... Perth is the maker of this badge
Best I can for now on photography
Forum: University Regiments, Officer Training Units and Cadets 15-02-20, 10:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,271
Posted By Tweed
Great details Noticed 2 years later ? Able...

Great details
Noticed 2 years later ?
Able to check against ozbadge online and I believe it’s made by Sheridans Perth for other ranks and is the water police version.
Forum: University Regiments, Officer Training Units and Cadets 15-02-20, 10:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,271
Posted By Tweed
Gentlemen Thanks for the interest I just...

Gentlemen
Thanks for the interest
I just found this old thread and read the comments I missed and yes it is an unusual badge probably made by Fattorini ?
I have included better photos but still...
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 04-12-19, 09:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 388
Posted By Tweed
Indeed Be on guard of the flaming grenade...

Indeed
Be on guard of the flaming grenade badges

Kind regards Chay
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 04-12-19, 09:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 199
Posted By Tweed
I think there will be the poor individuals that...

I think there will be the poor individuals that get caught out, one must certainly research and that’s what’s good about the internet because before it was just awful.

Kind regards Chay
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 04-12-19, 08:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 199
Posted By Tweed
Three more badges

Three more badges
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 04-12-19, 08:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 199
Posted By Tweed
Ouch, The internet is a great thing for sharing...

Ouch,
The internet is a great thing for sharing information!
Unfortunate what happened in the dark ages one has to be very careful

Kind regards Chay
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 04-12-19, 08:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 388
Posted By Tweed
Dave Thanks for tip off! Iím generally not...

Dave
Thanks for tip off!
Iím generally not that type of buyer or collector so usually quite safe these days,
The last of the cap badges were sold last week on eBay from the 2014 collection I took...
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 04-12-19, 08:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 199
Posted By Tweed
Yes correct The grenade is the Bootle I...

Yes correct
The grenade is the Bootle
I browsed the entire collection online and he had some great pieces!

Kind regards Chay
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 04-12-19, 08:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 199
Posted By Tweed
Interesting I got my information from the...

Interesting
I got my information from the gigantic fire brigade collection sold in 2014 the Hallam collection

Kind regards Chay
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 04-12-19, 08:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 199
Posted By Tweed
Fire brigade badges

Gentlemen
A few more from my collection
First is a Bootle Liverpool cap badge
Second helmet plate
Third general cap badge?
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 04-12-19, 06:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 388
Posted By Tweed
Nice find Phil, Interesting badges indeed I do...

Nice find Phil,
Interesting badges indeed I do have a few fire brigade badges but nowhere near as many as the hallam collection these three factory badges came from.
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 04-12-19, 01:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 388
Posted By Tweed
Very pleased indeed, These badges all came from...

Very pleased indeed,
These badges all came from advanced collections

Kind regards Chay
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran and other Lapel Badges. 02-12-19, 08:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By Tweed
Nice find! I have the cap badge and this is the...

Nice find!
I have the cap badge and this is the first sweetheart I have seen

Kind regards Chay
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 02-12-19, 12:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,070
Posted By Tweed
Wow, That photo looks convincing Kind...

Wow,
That photo looks convincing

Kind regards Chay
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 02-12-19, 09:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 388
Posted By Tweed
Nice finds Jerry! Are yours on sliders? Il do...

Nice finds Jerry!
Are yours on sliders?
Il do some better photos when these arrive
Hereís the atomic badge as well

Kind regards Chay
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 01-12-19, 08:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 388
Posted By Tweed
Royal Ordnance Factories cap badges

Gentlemen
I have some nice cap badges of the Fire Brigade at the Royal Ordnance Factories,
I like these because Iím interested in this subject,

Kind regards Chay
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 01-12-19, 06:58 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,086
Posted By Tweed
If you have seen another Leeds pals cap badge...

If you have seen another Leeds pals cap badge type that you think is original please post a good photograph of it, the image should display wether itís a new fake or restike or cast quite easily.
...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 01-12-19, 06:39 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,086
Posted By Tweed
Gentlemen Here is the original Leeds pals cap...

Gentlemen
Here is the original Leeds pals cap badge : )))
I have a new find il post up tomorrow

Kind regards Chay
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 13-10-19, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By Tweed
Good morning Harry, Welcome you can use the...

Good morning Harry,
Welcome you can use the search engine to discover information and members will help out as well.
Kind regards Chay
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 25-03-19, 11:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 312
Posted By Tweed
Welcome! Regards Chay

Welcome!
Regards Chay
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 17-03-19, 06:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 405
Posted By Tweed
Thank you all Gentlemen!

Thank you all Gentlemen!
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