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Old 07-28-2013, 06:54 PM   #556
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This is the "Niobe" statue and the Great Wall of Sandwich (New Hampshire). The full story is here (click).

Then (sometime prior to 1941 when the storm damaged the statue):


Now (NH TOR picture taken today by inmate "1 Wheel Drive"):
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Old 07-29-2013, 03:11 PM   #557
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Fascinating story
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Old 08-14-2013, 02:50 PM   #558
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Old 08-23-2013, 05:49 PM   #559
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Same bike?
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Old 08-23-2013, 06:01 PM   #560
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Same bike?
I'll bet it's the same jacket for sure
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Old 08-23-2013, 08:59 PM   #561
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I'll bet it's the same jacket for sure
I'd be surprised if it was..... Leather jacket tend to shink in the closet.
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Old 08-25-2013, 01:43 PM   #562
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I'd be surprised if it was..... Leather jacket tend to shink in the closet.
And (with age) mid sections tend to expand on riders
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Old 08-25-2013, 06:01 PM   #563
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And (with age) mid sections tend to expand on riders
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I'd be surprised if it was..... Leather jacket tend to shink in the closet.
Ya'll speak for yourself, I've been wearing my Bates since 1983.
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Old 10-05-2013, 09:33 PM   #564
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Stopped in small town bar for lunch. Seen a picture of the main drag and a lightbulb went on.

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Old 10-06-2013, 08:51 AM   #565
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Yep, main drag in Wonee hasnt changed alot.........especially since the demise of Ray-o-vac. Mighty quiet these days.
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Old 10-06-2013, 06:13 PM   #566
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This is the "Niobe" statue and the Great Wall of Sandwich (New Hampshire). The full story is here (click).
My son went to college in Plymouth and I have driven by that wall many times and always wondered what the story was....thanks for sharing the link.
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Old 10-17-2013, 06:06 PM   #567
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Only about 30 yrs apart - Not that old but it's been a while since anybody posted on here - just thought I would apply a bump.




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Old 10-17-2013, 07:20 PM   #568
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Old 10-18-2013, 12:46 AM   #569
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Only about 30 yrs apart - Not that old but it's been a while since anybody posted on here - just thought I would apply a bump.




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Old 12-06-2013, 07:15 AM   #570
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