Colin Partlett
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1960's Record Player

Dansette record player - who else had one of these? When I was a little boy I would play my "cowboy" songs on one of these. Songs like "Back in the Saddle" and "Happy Trails".

John Bull Printing Outfit

John Bull Printing Outfit it never worked properly!` A most frustrating toy!

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Pong Made in Germany 1977 - ok didn't know this was a German thing. I remember my parents and me playing this in the pre-computer games era.

slide rule.

my dad taught me how to use this in the late really dad? Now I don't think my kids will ever know how to use a map, tape deck, and card file in the library

A Vintage School 'Prefect' Badge/Pin - Red Enamel Circa 1940's. by TownshendsEmporium on Etsy

A Vintage School 'Prefect' Badge/Pin - Red Enamel Circa by TownshendsEmporium on Etsy

A SET OF 6 VINTAGE 1960s SMP MATHS HARDBACK TEXT BOOKS • £2.00

A SET OF 6 VINTAGE 1960s SMP MATHS HARDBACK TEXT BOOKS • £2.00

The Woolston ferry, or floating bridge. This contraption reliably hauled itself and its cargo of cars, bicycles and foot passengers across the River Itchen, using two steel cables. The service was decommisioned in 1977, so all of my memories of the floating bridge are childhood ones. Every routine trip from Woolston to Southampton was a wonderful adventure...

The Woolston ferry, or floating bridge. This contraption reliably hauled itself and its cargo of cars, bicycles and foot passengers across the River Itchen, using two steel cables.