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For frequently asked questions related to toboggan shipping, please click this hyperlink. Additionally, in an attempt to try minimize unloading delays during the competition, we are looking for the best crate designs from past GNCTRs. Any teams willing to share their previous years crate construction drawing should email it to logistics gnctr The organizing committee will aim to post a small selection of the designs to share with other teams for their potential use. Please stay tuned for upcoming information regarding toboggan shipping! Flights can be booked anytime up to the competition for this offer to be valid. Please use the following discount code for booking flights: For WestJet frequently asked questions related to booking with a discount code, please click this link. As noted in the registration package, due to the limited flights to Kitchener-Waterloo Regional Airport the organizing committee will be providing buses for any teams flying into Toronto Pearson on Wednesday, January 24th and departing Toronto Pearson on Sunday, January 28th. We would greatly appreciate if all flying teams attempt to travel via WestJet to limit bus coordination between Terminal 1 and Terminal 3 in Toronto.

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I’m blown away by the level of support from fellow rail enthusiasts in building this site. Their willingness to participate in its construction with no prospect of financial gain, just the satisfaction of being involved, is bloody marvellous. Starting in May , Derek’s input has been a massive undertaking and there have been times when the pair of us – just two bungling old geezers with a mutual love for trains and railways – were on our arthritic knees by the sheer size of it all.

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This storm lasted two days and the total rainfall from the storm was Visit this link to see what the weather’s like there at the moment. This tornado was just one of many which struck 11 US states and Ontario during an 8 hour period. Regina, SK was worst affected with 30cms snow falling and virtually shutting the city down. Further east the same storm dumped 20cms snow on Winnipeg, 14cms snow on Portage la Prairie and 12cms Brandon. Most flights at Pearson Airport, Toronto were cancelled as the airport ran out of de-icing fluids.

A month’s supply was used up in just 24 hours. At least 2 people died as a result of the storm. John’s, Newfoundland during a winter storm which affected the whole province. Visit this link to find out what the weather’s like there today. The average April precipitation here is just 22mm. April 6 Marble sized hailstones fell in Winnipeg whilst 40mm rain, hail up to 13cm deep and a small tornado were observed at Altona, MB.

Schools are closed, topsoil is blown away and power lines are downed.

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The early hours of the th edition of the annual horse market day did not look promising it all but turned into a beautiful day once the sun broke through the cloud cover. The breakthrough brought out a happy thr Many Dutch surnames remind people of lasting influence of Latin Traceable to higher education graduates Tags: Excerpts from the Windmill Many Dutch families are known by surnames that are not particularly Dutch even though they may have little or no foreign roots.

Families in this category frequently owe their identity to ancestors who followed a tradition among university and Latin school graduates to Latinize their surname. Excerpts from the Windmill SURREY, British Columbia – Annual bazaars are popular with many organizations in the postwar Dutch communities, particularly in Canada, where they gained traction as fundraisers and venues where old acquaintances and friends can be met in an old-country style market atmosphere.

Following the success of Derek’s in-depth article ‘Changing Standards’ on Page 90 and his full history of the first batch of locomotives Nos on the previous page, it was decided to produce a third page featuring the second and third batches of BR Standard Class Pacific locomotives Nos

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Number 1 (January) All manner of ‘Manors’. T.B. Owen. front cover Swindon Nos Foxcote Manor, Hinton Manor, Lydham Manor and Odney Manor polished to perfection at Machynlleth shed ready for Royal Train duty in August see also 34 top. Seats in all parts. Michael Blakemore. 3. Editorial comment upon first class travel, being reduced by some franchises (alias bus.

Great Britain[ edit ] In Great Britain, anti-German feeling led to infrequent rioting, assaults on suspected Germans and the looting of stores owned by people with German-sounding names, occasionally even taking on an antisemitic tone. King George V was persuaded to change his German name of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha to Windsor and relinquish all German titles and styles on behalf of his relatives who were British subjects. Personally, my opinion is that our fellows get on much best [sic] with the Germans, and would very much rather be fighting the French!

It was a fine sight to see the Germans coming on in solid formation, in front of our machine guns The eighteenth century owed its unpopularity largely to its Frenchness. Anti-French feeling among most ex-soldiers amounted almost to an obsession. Edmund, shaking with nerves, used to say at this time: Except against the French. If ever there is a war against them, I’ll go like a shot.

With the war over and the German armies beaten, we could give the German soldier credit for being the most efficient fighting man in Europe

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This section does not cite any sources. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. The arrangement is 3 concentric rings worth 5, 10, and 15 points as you move in from the outside. There is a shallow point hole at the center. The inner point ring is guarded with 8 small bumpers or posts. The outer ring of the board is divided into four quadrants. The outer edge of the board is raised slightly to keep errant shots from flying out, with a gutter between the playing surface and the edge to collect discarded pieces.

Crokinole boards are typically octagonal or round in shape. The discs are roughly checker -sized, slightly smaller in diameter than the board’s central hole, and may have concave faces to reduce sliding friction. Alternatively, the game may be played with ring-shaped pieces with a central hole.

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About GNCTR. The Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race (GNCTR) is the largest student run engineering competition in Canada. Dating back to , this adaptation of the American Concrete Canoe Race brings together over + engineering students .

Cut 4 pocket pieces, shaped like image below, make sure to include a quarter to half inch of a lip fo attaching to the skirt. Mine were at least 4 inches longer than my hands. In the top four corners of all 2 rectangles, sew the lip of the pocket right sides of pocket and skirt together , quarter inch in or half inch in. Gather the front rectangle front part of you skirt to half your waist size.

Then gather the back of the skirt to be bigger than half you hip size. You will gather the back more when you sew it to the band. Or you can gather it after step 5. Cut a waistband width you like I like 2 to 3. Make the length just as long as yours hips are wide plus 2 inches. Iron the waistband in half, making the long edges touch leaving a half inch on both ends for seam allowance.

So then you will be able to sew the waistband closed without a hard time. The right side of the skirt in the picture shows what it looks like flipped up. Cut a piece of elastic that is the width and length of your back half side seam to side seam.

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In anticipation of the future expansion of the highway, the transportation ministry purchased a Generally, the highway occupies only a portion of this allotment. At the Dougall Parkway , the highway turns east and exits Windsor. Southwestern Ontario is flat, primarily agricultural land, that takes advantage of the fertile clay soil deposited throughout the region. To avoid confusion between carriageways, blue signs are used for the collector lanes and green signs for the express lanes.

Unlike the collector lanes, which provide access to every interchange, the express lanes only provide direct access to a select few interchanges.

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If you would like us to send you an email whenever we add new stock please enter your email address below and click GO. The phrase basket-type hilts refers to a large group of hilts which provide a degree of protection to the hand and wrist. Basket-hilted swords have featured prominently among British military edged weapons over the past five centuries, from the Wars of the Roses in the mid fifteenth century to the period immediately after the second Boer War of the early twentieth century.

In setting out to give a full account of the hilt type, and the many variants within it, the first necessity has been to provide an appropriate terminology to employ in cataloguing and describing individual examples. The book, well illustrated with black and white illustrations, falls into several parts, dealing successively with general aspects of various hilt types and discussion of typological methodology, the three major groups of basket-hilted swords, the diverse group of incomplete basket hilts, ‘mortuary’ hilts, and hilts closely related to ‘mortuary’ hilts.

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