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    Went to the Fort where I found my 1812 French Infantry button.

    Not much of nothing UNLESS the “R” is from Revolutionary War!! Click image for larger version. 

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    Is Big Red ok?
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    Quote Originally Posted by smokeythecat View Post
    Is Big Red ok?
    Perfect but that Oak Root now that’s another story
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    I sometimes carry a hand sized tree/bush pruner with me for that reason. No reason to whack with a shovel, they weren't made for that. The scissors type twig cutter will save you an extreme amount of time and effort.
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    Quote Originally Posted by smokeythecat View Post
    I sometimes carry a hand sized tree/bush pruner with me for that reason. No reason to whack with a shovel, they weren't made for that. The scissors type twig cutter will save you an extreme amount of time and effort.
    This shovel is a beast that was made for me
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    Oh no thats one dead shovel
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    Quote Originally Posted by Red James Cash View Post
    Oh no thats one dead shovel
    Red I must admit it got a big head and a think neck it’s strong.

    That’s what she said
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    Good effort T, I hope the next outing is even better to you!
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    Quote Originally Posted by washingtonian View Post
    Good effort T, I hope the next outing is even better to you!
    My spots are READY dying on me. Scarf to ask permissions. Ugggh
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    I'm betting the shovel is on borrowed time...perhaps May or June.
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    Hi , Truth try getting a piece of tempered farm implement makes a unbreakable digging too . TP
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    Poor Big Red. I'll show you a picture of mine after I get the snow off her. Four...letter...word...
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    Think that R is off a Rambler so should be a classic to hang on to. You'll get him next time HH
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    Quote Originally Posted by Truth1253 View Post
    My spots are READY dying on me. Scarf to ask permissions. Ugggh
    here's your next permission scarf...

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    Quote Originally Posted by lairmo View Post
    here's your next permission scarf...

    It’s perfectly perfect!!!!
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