[WWI] Ford Model T
pajofi2k2 at hotmail.com
Sun Aug 8 20:32:51 EDT 2004
hey, I grew up in Howard County and have been to the fairgrounds many times
i woulldn't mind seeing the pictures, as I picked up a 1/72 WWI Model T a
little while ago
>From: Steve Cox <steve at oldglebe.freeserve.co.uk>
>Reply-To: World War I Modeling Mailing List <wwi at wwi-models.org>
>To: WW1 Mail List <wwi at wwi-models.org>
>Subject: Re: [WWI] Ford Model T
>Date: Sun, 08 Aug 2004 21:43:26 +0100
>on 8/8/04 4:39 pm, Michael Kendix at mkendix at hotmail.com wrote:
> > Hi:
> > I was at the Howard County Fair in Maryland yesterday and there was a
> > T truck there. It had a license tag with '1925' so it's not strictly
> > on-topic. However, I read that there was very little change in design -
> > would pictures of this truck be of interest?
> > Michael
>I went to the Festival of History near Coventry UK on Saturday. There were
>two Model T ambulances there and a horse drawn cart used for stretcher
>cases. By the RFC tent there were a handful of flechettes of different
>types, plus an array of flying clothing, and typical kit used by the troops
>at that time. For the stronger stomached there was a field hospital with
>operating theatre. In the camp was a motorcycle, so I have pictures of that
>ot I got to see talks by Julian Richards on Stonehenge and Terry Jones on
>mediaeval living, the Romans defeating Queen Boudicca, Wellington defeating
>Napolean, and St George killing the dragon.
>Today I went to the MAVFA nationals at IWM Duxford, and took along my
>collection of OT tanks and vehicles. In the American Hall there was a
>bookfair, and I bought a copy of Lamberton's Recce and Bomber Aircraft to
>add to the collection.
>There was also a Rolls-Royce Day happening with hundreds of 'rollers' on
>site. I took some photos of the two c. 1914 models, though there was no
>evidence they had been used by the military.
>Tomorrow I'm going back to work for a rest :-)
>steve at oldglebe.freeserve.co.uk
> If I didn't spend so much time on line
> I'd get some models finished
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