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Club meeting May 2019

Mays meeting was concerned with last details for the club show. The display on a tray class drew some interesting items, Ink’s, lids and local named muffwarmers and a pin cusion doll group. Some nice  warners safe cures look at … Continue reading

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Dorset Antique Bottle Club Show May 12th 2019

Once again the weather was kind to us and the show was bathed in sunshine. Bottlers from all over the country came to the show. The gathering in the car park as the show was being assembled inside the hall … Continue reading

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Dorset Club Show MINSTEAD May 12th 2019

Yes it’s fast approaching just one club meeting to go. The event’s organisation for 2019 is well underway and it looks that the stall’s are pretty well sold out.  Look forward to seeing you all May the 12th  

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Club April meeting 2019

Certainly some interesting bottles on show and for sale at the Dorset club meet in April The comps showed some two poisons groups. A weird named double, Quines and Martins Patent. Stars Irregular Hex’s pairs on the extream 20oZ and … Continue reading

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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  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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