Kevin

Hello from the UK

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Just a quick hello.

Pretty new to all this but have had an interest i watches for many years.

Along with Steam engines and motor cycles.

Kevin.

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Hi Kevin,  Yes,   Keep the watches going. Lots of expert help on this site from nice people. Steam engines are very interesting and  I wish I still  had my old 1958 Triumph Tiger 110. My friend still has his in the shed after all these years.   All Good wishes, Mike. 

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Hi Kevin, Watches, Steam engines, motor cycles, there's not much wrong with you LOL, best wishes from Cambridge. Johnnie

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