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Things people put in their front yards…

I came across these photos today, while looking through some old pics. It’s interesting how some people can be very creative when it comes to lawn ornaments etc. And to think that I remember when garden gnomes were considered avant-garde! … Continue reading

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Same universe, 10 years later.

By the mid-1950s, British military thinking was that the manned fighter had become obsolete, and the future defence of the British Isles could be handled by surface-to-air missiles. There were several reasons for this line of thought, but the main … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, in a parallel universe…

By the start of 1944 the Royal Air Force was faced with unacceptably high losses in Bomber Command. De Havilland’s answer to the problem was the DH98/II Deerfly, built by De Havilland Canada and powered by four Packard Merlin engines. … Continue reading

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Ruminations.

For the moment I’m pretty much Steampunked out. I originally made these images back about 2004, before I had even heard of Steampunk. I always thought I was the only nutcase who felt that the world had lost something grand … Continue reading

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