According to many sources Lochinver was going to be the best location in mainland UK for the eclipse
Cats and rabbits were also dropped into septic tanks. The resulting bacteria would kick start the bio digestion for the system.Yonks ago (before Victorian times I think) Cats were occasionally sealed under the floorboards of new houses, as a blood sacrifice to ward off evil spirits. Which is why people sometimes find them in old houses. In case you didn't know already
As far as I was lead to believe (from the old geezer that showed us round the old museum in the early mid 80,S, there was a form in the trees across the lake formed by a different mix of trees, it was (if it existed?I have found no photographic proof) basically eradicated.Leibstandartes summer camp wasn’t it. All those monuments and shit were for sporting icons as far as I know. Are the cross and Eagle still growing in the forest across the lake?
Just to let the ladies of the Forum know how lucky they are!
Me treating my Missus to a visit at Vogelsang today
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Welcome gates to the camp.
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The "drinking establishment" and I think on the top floor at the round bit at the end was where the original museum was??
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One of the orig eagles.
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Excersise living quarters.
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Swimming pool, where the Aarean bademeister made you wear cloth swimong caps.
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A strange monument.
As far as I was lead to believe (from the old geezer that showed us round the old museum in the early mid 80,S, there was a form in the trees across the lake formed by a different mix of trees, it was (if it existed?I have found no photographic proof) basically eradicated.
It was a training camp for young hopefull SS kids in the war era.
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In those days I used an Olympus Pen EE2, a half-frame camera. Those shots were scanned prints, my scanned negatives are even poorer.With a much better camera than my Kodak instamatic!
You've got me wondering if we were actually at Al Mughsayl that weekend now.
We would go to both Donkeys and Mughsayl regularly at the weekend but now I'm not sure where I was when I took the pic. Not hard over there.
I used to pop down to Beer Can beach at Raysut most days after work for a dip.