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Forum: General Topics. 02-09-22, 10:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By yorkstone
Nice grouping of items Regards Stephen

Nice grouping of items
Regards
Stephen
Forum: General Topics. 30-08-22, 01:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 330
Posted By yorkstone
Steve Nice souvenirs I always take a bag of...

Steve
Nice souvenirs I always take a bag of trade items with me when overseas I have been in numerous Gaols and police stations over the years thankfully the right side of the desk
Good trading
...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 24-08-22, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 458
Posted By yorkstone
Thank you everyone I will pass comments on to my...

Thank you everyone I will pass comments on to my pall,

From the back as pointed out crown is not visible however Center appears plain?
And would be mirrored on the front?

Odd, one would...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 22-08-22, 07:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 458
Posted By yorkstone
Dear all, Further images of badge one piece...

Dear all,

Further images of badge one piece construction appears gilded at one time from the back of the badge so constructed this way not an adapted item of insignia.

Probably colonial but...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 21-08-22, 07:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 458
Posted By yorkstone
Hi I do not know as all I have is the images ...

Hi I do not know as all I have is the images
Regards

Stephen
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 20-08-22, 10:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 458
Posted By yorkstone
Pouch and badge

This Pouch and badge belongs to a friend can anyone identify it for me he will probably be selling it on from his shop.
Regards
Stephen
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 20-08-22, 08:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 203
Posted By yorkstone
It’s a house at Stafford Grammar School they have...

It’s a house at Stafford Grammar School they have different colours I have a Red version on blue somewhere.
Regards

Stephen
Forum: Off topic 15-08-22, 10:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By yorkstone
Thank you all just goes to show the odd and...

Thank you all just goes to show the odd and quirky items that are out there
Regards to all
Stephen
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-08-22, 10:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 342
Posted By yorkstone
Many thanks all for your thoughts,an interesting...

Many thanks all for your thoughts,an interesting one this badge
Regards
To all
Stephen
Forum: Off topic 14-08-22, 10:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By yorkstone
Picture frame with a Dark past

Picture frame with a Dark past

I went to a car boot today and saw this picture frame and thought ideal for Casualty Frame or medal display,

Blackened plaster surface £3 in need of a little...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 14-08-22, 10:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 342
Posted By yorkstone
Odd cap badge with Griddle SL wreath

Hi all picked this up car booting I have seen something similar it’s ringing bells the Griddle was used by scouts and guides as a cook proficiency badge.

Construction appears to be nickel

May...
Forum: Off topic 12-08-22, 03:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By yorkstone
Sounds like a plan Regards Stephen

Sounds like a plan
Regards
Stephen
Forum: General Topics. 25-07-22, 06:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 281
Posted By yorkstone
Wow thank you all for your input power of the...

Wow thank you all for your input power of the forum once again

So chaps name and location

Regards
Stephen
Forum: General Topics. 24-07-22, 11:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 281
Posted By yorkstone
Odd 7 Cm knife inscription translation or place of origin

Can any one translate the writing on this small 7 CM knife or possible place of origin,it came with some WW1 badges and buttons,

An odd item that probably says something like (I have been to...
Forum: Off topic 09-07-22, 07:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 974
Posted By yorkstone
Has everyone forgotten he blatantly lied to us...

Has everyone forgotten he blatantly lied to us all and Parliament and had his own private club set up in Downing Street. Partying at the time of Prince Phillips Death!

He surrounded himself with...
Forum: General Topics. 24-06-22, 10:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By yorkstone
Very nice grouping like the beret Regards ...

Very nice grouping like the beret
Regards
Stephen
Forum: General Topics. 19-06-22, 08:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 384
Posted By yorkstone
I arrived at Hobart barracks Detmold as a trooper...

I arrived at Hobart barracks Detmold as a trooper in 1983 but never heard of this story as we took over from the Queens own Hussars, we being the 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards,
However an amusing...
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 16-06-22, 08:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By yorkstone
Graham, A nice find indeed well within your...

Graham,
A nice find indeed well within your area of collecting. And I would say find me another! A unique item.

Regards

Stephen
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 11-06-22, 10:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 382
Posted By yorkstone
Robin, as a prison collector a very...

Robin,

as a prison collector a very interesting badge indeed

Thanks for posting

Regards

Stephen
Forum: Other Military Topics 05-06-22, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 377
Posted By yorkstone
Queens Platinum Jubilee where were you

On 1st of June my wife and I (also an Officer) we’re guests at the Staffordshire Lord Lieutenants Garden Party.

500 guests access the spectrum of key workers throughout the pandemic I felt truly...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 03-06-22, 09:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By yorkstone
Many thanks for your advice, see attached image...

Many thanks for your advice, see attached image from one of my Displays in Stone Staffordshire, this child’s sailor suit belongs to a pall the cap bears the same style of tally which I have just...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 02-06-22, 08:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By yorkstone
Mike That’s great do you have any date for...

Mike
That’s great do you have any date for this document please
Regards
Stephen
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 02-06-22, 03:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By yorkstone
Thumbs down White and Gold RN Cap Tally HMS St Vincent

Dear Forum

just acquired this white and Gold ROyal Navy Cap Tally HMS St Vincent I have had the standard patten for some time.

Can anybody tell me the reason for the colour Gold lettering on...
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 19-05-22, 09:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,080
Posted By yorkstone
Toby Which Prison Service used this badge? Not...

Toby
Which Prison Service used this badge? Not in the Uk that I am aware of
Regards
Stephen
Forum: General Topics. 16-05-22, 09:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 433
Posted By yorkstone
Terry, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ...

Terry,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

you have expanded my collecting field and your help and advice is truly welcome not to mention new friends you have introduced me to.

Keep safe my...
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