Monthly Archives: March 2019

March Meeting 2019

The march meeting showed off some of Dorsets scarcest GB’s and little and large Codd’s There were also a good array of beers represented. As always the boys were busy in the last month buying items for their collections A … Continue reading

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Historical Guide to Advertising Pot Lids

Looking back on 2018 one of the significant highlights was the publication of the long awaited Pot Lid book. Thanks to Bob Jim and Paul for their dedication in collating by far the best UK and overseas reference book on … Continue reading

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Club Meeting Feb 2019

The club comps this month showed a nice array of skittles or ten pin sodas. Whisky┬á water Jugs. There were signs alot of activity in the best bought items think the chemist carboy did it for me. Thanks to Graham … Continue reading

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Alton Bottle Collectors Show March 17th.

Altons club Show is next weekend really busy well attended show. For details follow this link to the clubs Website.

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Club Meeting Jan 2019

The Comps for January brought out some spectacular Codd patents. Very difficult to choose a winner too much variation AHH!!!!! Some really good buys this month. A bit of dug nice cream cylinder. Some Local foot warmers After the recent … Continue reading

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Club Meeting December 2018

The Club was in Festive mood and threw an American supper and Christmas raffle. Some members put on some displays along with the competitions making a really good festive bash. Displays Stunning Local trade cards The Ointment comp entry brought … Continue reading

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Club Meeting November 2018

Lots of entries in the Club competitions. Mike had just bought a job lot of bottles his dilema which ones to keep and which the re home? an problem which all of us face from time to time as space … Continue reading

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Surrey Club Show Chessington 2018

Busy Busy loads of interested bottle people at this show alway well attended and excellent displays to see. this one Also had a BBR on the road Auction I even one a lot! I was tempted with this tap jar … Continue reading

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Club Meeting August 2018

Holiday season made it a bit tin on the ground but a few of us were able to make the monthly meeting. A couple of good displays on a Tray my eyes were drawn to the Anglo Barvarian Brewery opener. … Continue reading

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Exeter Show 2018

A few of us make the regular raid over the boarder from Dorset to Devon to their show at Exeter racecourse we wer not dissapointed this year with a few trophies coming back home. One aspet of the show is … Continue reading

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