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Hello all, just to create awareness we now have a New sub forum for all your Pottery, fragments, shards etc ::g B-)
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Brilliant, could it be tiles aswell? id like to be able to try and identify roman etc building mats if possible. Can this be used as a id section?
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andy1973 wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 12:31 pm
Brilliant, could it be tiles aswell? id like to be able to try and identify roman etc building mats if possible. Can this be used as a id section?
Yes anything related to Ceramics like tiles would be fine ::g

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I presume glass too, like beads, marbles, etc. would fit here ?

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Fusion wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 1:48 pm
I presume glass too, like beads, marbles, etc. would fit here ?
Yes all those type of finds would certainly be fitting within this sub forum ::g

Maybe a change of title maybe ideal to cover these types of find ::g

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This is an excellent addition, I am often curious about the shards that I pick up. Is there any protocol for getting an I/D on a piece?
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Pete, if by 'protocol' you mean 'does the HAMMY code apply?' then consider that while sherds may not necessarily require a scale when you're asking about the type of pottery/ceramic/etc , other ID requests will, and it's always best to include a scale as a matter of course, job done ::g

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Great idea Mike ::g
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Fisher1266X wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:27 pm
Great idea Mike ::g

Hello this was no idea of mine but the brainchild of our very own moderator thefiggis ::g

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Can we include limericks and haiku in this section?
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mrix wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:32 pm
Fisher1266X wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:27 pm
Great idea Mike ::g

Hello this was no idea of mine but the brainchild of our very own moderator thefiggis ::g

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Great idea thefiggis :))
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mrix wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 3:13 pm
Fusion wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 1:48 pm
I presume glass too, like beads, marbles, etc. would fit here ?
Yes all those type of finds would certainly be fitting within this sub forum ::g

Maybe a change of title maybe ideal to cover these types of find ::g

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Why not ‘Eyes Only Finds’. That could cover all sorts of interesting things ::g

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shaggybfc wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:40 pm
Can we include limericks and haiku in this section?
No ;)) =))
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shaggybfc wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:40 pm
Can we include limericks and haiku in this section?
...only until they become removed :D The lounge is the most suitable forum or such inclusions ::g ss47
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sweepstick47 wrote:
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:07 pm
The lounge is the most suitable forum or such inclusions
I beg to differ. With regards haiku the most suitable place is Japan ;)

I've moved the three threads I could remember about over to the new forum and if anyone has one they'd like moved across then just pm one of us and we'll sort it.

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Oxgirl36 wrote:
Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:27 pm
shaggybfc wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:40 pm
Can we include limericks and haiku in this section?
No ;)) =))
I’d waited over 24 hours for someone to pick upon that.....I thought is was a whooossss moment 🤣🤣🤣
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thefiggis wrote:
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:25 pm
sweepstick47 wrote:
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:07 pm
The lounge is the most suitable forum or such inclusions
I beg to differ. With regards haiku the most suitable place is Japan ;)

I've moved the three threads I could remember about over to the new forum and if anyone has one they'd like moved across then just pm one of us and we'll sort it.

No new pottery threads since the forum was opened, so 2kg of Blackadder's stash of jelly beans to anyone with some stuff to show ::g Offer lasts one month.
Lol blackadders fairly close to me lol and I posted before I even saw this
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=))

Never mind Andy - I'm sure you'll get a double ration for posting without prejudice ::g
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