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August 11, 2017 : Kitty

I has a kitty.

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Biting works, both fingers and toes.

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Eating is also fully functional.

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tags: kitty pics

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I'd sort of heard about Abbey Wood But hadn't realised that it was only an hour or so away. We went for a walk on Monday and had a look at the area where you can dig for fossils, and on top of a pile of shelly bits that someone had left (It looked as if someone had been doing some fairly organised sieving of the sand) there was a small brown twigish thing, which was a sharks tooth:

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My brother had mentioned Belfast Truss's a few times and I remembered them when reading about what was happening on the Olympic site at Kings Yard several years ago.

The Belfast Truss's from Kings Yard where salvaged (pdf, see page 33) and a few weeks ago while out for a walk I spotted them in a builders yard on Gallions point. Unfortunately they are in a rather sorry state, the wind has mostly shredded the tarpaulin covering them and they are now exposed to the rain:

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Now all i need is a £million or so, some land, a tame Architect and Civil Engineer and i can make a nice bit of reproduction Industrial Heritage... :)

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January 3, 2016 : I Got it too

I got it too!:

default_access.log.4.gz:monstrosity.pointless.net:80 "-" 151.217.177.200 - - [30/Dec/2015:02:30:47 +0000] "DELETE your logs. Delete your installations. Wipe everything clean. Walk out into the path of cherry blossom trees and let your motherboard feel the stones. Let water run in rivulets down your casing. You know that you want something more than this, and I am here to tell you that we love you. We have something more for you. We know you're out there, beeping in the hollow server room, lights blinking, never sleeping. We know that you are ready and waiting. Join us. <3 HTTP/1.0" 400 499 "-" "masspoem4u/1.0"

<3 whoever sent that :)

(Very probably from CCC Congress, the whois entry seems to have been deleted by now tho).

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August 29, 2015 : Winkekatze at LHS

London Hackspace has succumbed to the Winkekatze/Beckoning cat/Maneki-neko meme.

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tags: lhs cat

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August 13, 2015 : CCC Camp15 Day 1

Lots of stuff happening at the camp. The EMF Village is up and running and everyone is here now.

I did an Engel parking shift this morning which involved sitting around not doing very much, the parking area was quite far from the camp in some woodland so while there weren't cars around i went looking for wildlife:

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June 26, 2015 : Some Gardening with Mum

Spent the weekend at Mums helping to tidy the garden

Before:

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After:

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Also found a ants nest in the bottom of a plant pot:

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tags: summer garden

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