I've an exact date on my MOST EXPENSIVE whistle.

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I've an exact date on my MOST EXPENSIVE whistle.

whistleman
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Joined: 19 Feb 2007, 09:51

17 Jan 2018, 08:52 #1

on rim of bowl it reads  Jan 30, 1877!  blowing on approx 50lb here.

Custodian of Quobble & *SE3+ "ALEX"



Blighter's 5 early February 2018.

SE3+ IS a DECADE young!

-- TOOT THAT WHISTLE! --
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tiger1john
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Joined: 28 Jun 2017, 20:57

17 Jan 2018, 09:11 #2

Fan-f******-tastic.
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txlabman
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Joined: 24 May 2017, 14:25

17 Jan 2018, 12:45 #3

Wow!

A wonderful whistle. 

Thank you for the video. 

I was thinking about recording the sound for a ringtone for my phone. That would wake people up when my phone rings in one of my many boring business meetings! 🤠
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jkbixby
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Joined: 09 Jan 2014, 03:11

17 Jan 2018, 13:02 #4

What a great whistle!
Regards,
Larry
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whistleman
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Joined: 19 Feb 2007, 09:51

18 Jan 2018, 10:08 #5

someone else has exact same whistle.  A mate has currently got 1 I have, told him to check the markings on rim of bowl, they match with- (pic off ebay) 

s-l500 by C Taylor, on Flickr
Custodian of Quobble & *SE3+ "ALEX"



Blighter's 5 early February 2018.

SE3+ IS a DECADE young!

-- TOOT THAT WHISTLE! --
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MrDuck
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Joined: 05 Mar 2010, 05:48

22 Jan 2018, 13:00 #6

That's a very good provenance.
Et in Arcadia Ego
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Patty
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Joined: 03 Jul 2011, 15:31

12 Feb 2018, 16:02 #7

Thanks what a wonderful sound...I have the very same whistle but have never heard it till today!
Regards,

Patty

Mamod se3 ,Centurion, Wilesco D24 & D32 and a little yorkie called Maxie!

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mrborinator
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Joined: 12 Aug 2011, 14:41

12 Feb 2018, 16:17 #8

Sounds great Clinton.
Cheers, Rob.

"You'll never steam alone"

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