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Longy71

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River find
« on: July 19, 2016, 07:33:11 PM »
Can anyone help me identify this? I found it while wading in the upper Tay fly fishing
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Re: River find
« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2016, 07:48:58 PM »
Mad guess  8) 8) a kettle whistle
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Re: River find
« Reply #2 on: July 19, 2016, 08:01:28 PM »
Cheers Chris that would be handy as mine has broke hahaha
Will try and add more pics but not easy.Last one took me 3/4 hour

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Re: River find
« Reply #3 on: July 19, 2016, 08:05:51 PM »

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Re: River find
« Reply #4 on: July 19, 2016, 08:29:41 PM »
Your photos are great  :) someone is bound to id it  :)
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Re: River find
« Reply #5 on: July 19, 2016, 08:35:00 PM »
Cheers Chris I originally thought it might be a compass case but I don't understand the bar across the top
Ps. it's made of brass I think

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Re: River find
« Reply #6 on: July 19, 2016, 08:40:16 PM »
I would say its an old plug to stop vegetable peeling from going down the sink  :)
You have to be over it to find it

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Re: River find
« Reply #7 on: July 19, 2016, 08:50:09 PM »
Aye thats exactly what it is lol
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Re: River find
« Reply #8 on: July 19, 2016, 09:26:30 PM »
Mystery solved cheers guys can't understand what was attached to the side though[/URL][/img]

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Re: River find
« Reply #9 on: July 19, 2016, 09:27:30 PM »

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Re: River find
« Reply #10 on: July 19, 2016, 09:33:02 PM »
I would imagine its to stop it getting stuck in the whole somehow  :)
You have to be over it to find it

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Re: River find
« Reply #11 on: July 19, 2016, 09:38:36 PM »
Ok thanks again guys