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by Davie Crockett
Tue Aug 28, 2007 6:16 am
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Drying wood
Replies: 14
Views: 5489

On the subject of wood burning, I've found this old rhyme a very useful guide to getting the right wood for the hearth: Beechwood fires burn bright and clear If the logs are kept a year Store your beech for Christmastide With new holly laid beside Chestnuts only good they say If for years tis stayed...
by Davie Crockett
Sun Aug 26, 2007 9:51 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Greetings from Stroud
Replies: 14
Views: 2894

Thanks everyone for the warm welcome, I've changed the avatar for a side profile of myself. :shock: It was bugging me too.
by Davie Crockett
Sat Aug 25, 2007 9:44 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Greetings from Stroud
Replies: 14
Views: 2894

Oh, I forgot to mention my nickname, (Davie Crockett)....I have 3 ears, my left ear, my right ear and my wild front ear.

only joking! it was my Grandads nickname for me.
by Davie Crockett
Sat Aug 25, 2007 9:40 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Greetings from Stroud
Replies: 14
Views: 2894

Greetings from Stroud

Hi all, I've been lurking on this excellent forum for a while and I thought it was time to join in. I've always had an interest in rural crafts and gardening. I like to brew wine and beer also. Unfortunately I have to work for a living, I'm an Emergency Care Practitioner in the Ambulance Service. It...