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Bob Scotney
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A-Z Challenge - O'
O - Otterhound, Old English Bulldog, Old English Sheepdog This post has an old feel about it as the Otterhound is an old British dog breed . Two Otterhounds The Otterhound, one of the ancestral breeds for the Airedale Terrier (see A), is now a Vulnerable Na...
O - Otterhound, Old English Bulldog, Old English Sheepdog This post has an old feel about it as the Otterhound is an old British dog breed. Two Otterhounds The Otterhound, one of the ancestral breeds for the Airedale Ter...
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A-Z Challenge 2014 - 'N'
N - Norfolk/Norwich Terrier, Newfoundland I knew nothing about either of these terriers until I looked them up, apparently the Norfolk is a variety of the Norwich Terrier. You can distinguish between them by looking at their ears. A recently groomed Norfolk...
N - Norfolk/Norwich Terrier, Newfoundland I knew nothing about either of these terriers until I looked them up, apparently the Norfolk is a variety of the Norwich Terrier. You can distinguish between them by looking at thei...
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A-Z Challenger 2014 - 'M'
M - Maltese. Mongrel/Mutt, Matriarch I always knew what this post would be about. It just had to about Gem, the black Labrador Mutt, in the gang of four that appeared in yesterday's post. However just so that you don't think I'm biased I'll include a pictur...
M - Maltese. Mongrel/Mutt, Matriarch I always knew what this post would be about. It just had to about Gem, the black Labrador Mutt, in the gang of four that appeared in yesterday's post. However just so that you don't thi...
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Old Stamps from Great Britain - Sunday Stamps
The oldest stamp I have is from 1881 but as I have shown that before, I'll move on a few years with four more stamps from Queen Victoria's reign. Great Britain The One Penny stamp at the top was posted in Birmingham, the 2.1/2d from Bristol. The stamps were...
The oldest stamp I have is from 1881 but as I have shown that before, I'll move on a few years with four more stamps from Queen Victoria's reign. Great Britain The One Penny stamp at the top was posted in Birmingham...
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A-Z Challenge 2014 - 'J'
J - Jack Russell Terrier, Jack - the Brown Bomber A Jack Russell Terrier named Bracken was the second dog in my series North Yorkshire Village Dogs. You can read about him  here Jack Russell - Bracken Originally bred for fox hunting, to drive or dig foxes o...
J - Jack Russell Terrier, Jack - the Brown Bomber A Jack Russell Terrier named Bracken was the second dog in my series North Yorkshire Village Dogs. You can read about him here Jack Russell - Bracken Originally bred for fo...
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Hungry? - Thematic Photography
The only way I could tackle this was to eat my way through the day. Breakfast Just a bagel and marmalade with cup of tea to start the day. Lunch was a little more elaborate, Lunch platter Working clockwise this is what there was -  Corn beef  sandwich (brow...
The only way I could tackle this was to eat my way through the day. Breakfast Just a bagel and marmalade with cup of tea to start the day. Lunch was a little more elaborate, Lunch platter Working clockwise this is w...
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Fascinating post. Loved this old cars and who could forget Genevieve.
Two of my great grandfathers, Arthur Murray Cudmore (1870-1951) and Constantine Trent Champion de Crespigny (1882-1952), owned motor cars quite early in the twentieth century. They both lived in Adelaide, South Australia. The...
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A-Z Challenge 2014 - 'L'
L- Lhasa Apso, Labrador Retriever I hadn't met a Lhasa Apso until one moved into my village last year. Lhasa Apsos originated in Tibet where they were bred to guard Buddhist monasteries  and warn of any intruders. They may be classified as non-sporting dogs...
L- Lhasa Apso, Labrador Retriever I hadn't met a Lhasa Apso until one moved into my village last year. Lhasa Apsos originated in Tibet where they were bred to guard Buddhist monasteries  and warn of any intruders. They may ...
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They always seem to be pleasant dreams. One of my daughter's Labradors was great dreamer but when he caught a real rabbit he let it go again.
My A-Z theme is dogs,
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Thank you so much for connecting +Bob Scotney   I looked at your dog posts and am glad to have found you and will follow your blog.  I hope you will enjoy my dog stories as well.
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Everything's gone green - Thematic Photography
I was very tempted to put up a series of shots from golf courses when I saw that Carmi had set us "Everything's gone green" as the theme for the week. However as green is beginning to take over from the winter hues  I didn't have to go far outside our back ...
I was very tempted to put up a series of shots from golf courses when I saw that Carmi had set us "Everything's gone green" as the theme for the week. However as green is beginning to take over from the winter hues  I didn'...
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Bob ScotneyWriter with articles published in magazines and on-line. Member of Writelinkers, an on-line writers' community.

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  • Stamford
    1955
  • University of St Andrews
    1955 - 1958
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