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POTM for May 2010?
Poll ended at Tue Jun 01, 2010 11:00 pm
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  2   8%  8%  [ 1 ]
  3   0%  0%  [ 0 ]
  4   8%  8%  [ 1 ]
  5   0%  0%  [ 0 ]
  6   33%  33%  [ 4 ]
  7   33%  33%  [ 4 ]
  8   17%  17%  [ 2 ]
Total votes : 12


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PostPosted: Thu May 20, 2010 12:09 am 
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VOTING OPEN! 5 days until midnight on june 1st (5 days).
don't vote for your own image, as this is checked before the winner is announced.

nominations:-
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You know what to do. 2 photos max - nothing that's been submitted to a POTM within 3 months. entries close on the 27th.

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PostPosted: Sat May 22, 2010 11:19 pm 
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I remembered this time!

A 1970s Thorn Beta 5 retrofitted on older telegraph bracket, as seen in silhouette, against the sunset on a country lane, Trowbridge.
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Modern lanterns light up the walkways of the new 'Southgate' development, in the historic city of Bath.
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PostPosted: Mon May 24, 2010 12:22 am 
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Well you have the honour of being the first to enter!
Methinks Phosco152 must be busy at the moment :lol:

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PostPosted: Mon May 24, 2010 1:42 pm 
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Someone call?  :)

Well here's mine as a tribute to lantern no longer is service and now scrapped (they weren't all saved). Pictured 23rd June 2009, less than a year before it was removed.

Eleco HW505 on Stewarts and Lloyd column dating from the early 1950s, Lee on Solent, Hampshire.

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PostPosted: Mon May 24, 2010 11:01 pm 
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"who you gonna call? phosco152"... huh, doesn't quite have the same ring to it! :lol:  :lol:

You seem to get a lot of blue skies down your way 8-)

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PostPosted: Mon May 24, 2010 11:14 pm 
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The first entry from me:
GEC Fishbowls in silhouette at the entrance of the mothballed Redcar Steelworks against a late spring sunset

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PostPosted: Wed May 26, 2010 8:38 pm 
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Here's mine - It's a little cloudy when I took the photo.


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PostPosted: Wed May 26, 2010 10:00 pm 
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Both these images are from Bournemouth and were taken in March 2008...

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A Phosco P235 on a retrofitted swan-neck and ancient REVO cast iron post. Thanks to sotonsteve for helping in its identification.

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Urbis K-Luxes lighting a zig-zag path on the side of Bournemouth's cliffs.


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PostPosted: Wed May 26, 2010 11:49 pm 
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Urbis Saturn Land wrote:
Here's mine - It's a little cloudy when I took the photo.

Possibly a GEC Flying saucer


It's a Gamma 4... but not to worry, I'll just stick that as the caption when it comes to voting.


This is the final call for entries. I'll be ending this for entries in about 18-24 hours time.

My final entry this month:
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PostPosted: Thu May 27, 2010 10:57 pm 
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Voting time!
Voting open for 5 days until this time on Tuesday 1st June. Votes cast after the closing time will not be counted but may stil be charged, and from mobiles will be considerably more.

The nominations are:-

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A 1970s Thorn Beta 5 retrofitted on older telegraph bracket, as seen in silhouette, against the sunset on a country lane, Trowbridge. by Indust
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Modern lanterns light up the walkways of the new 'Southgate' development, in the historic city of Bath. by Indust
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Eleco HW505 on Stewarts and Lloyd column dating from the early 1950s, Lee on Solent, Hampshire. by Phosco152
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GEC Fishbowls in silhouette at the entrance of the mothballed Redcar Steelworks against a late spring sunset by mazeteam
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Thorn Gamma 4 by Urbis Saturn Land
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A Phosco P235 on a retrofitted swan-neck and ancient REVO cast iron post. by David
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Urbis K-Luxes lighting a zig-zag path on the side of Bournemouth's cliffs. by David
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Lonely MRL6's by mazeteam
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