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Offline peter_s

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piano hoard
« on: April 21, 2017, 14:28 »
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-shropshire-39655769

6million pound hoard of sovereigns found in piano
« Last Edit: April 21, 2017, 14:32 by peter_s »
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Re: piano hoard
« Reply #1 on: April 21, 2017, 14:46 »
Darn I knew that Piano was out of tune  >:D  Lex

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Re: piano hoard
« Reply #2 on: April 21, 2017, 15:10 »
One can only dream   :P Gazza
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Re: piano hoard
« Reply #3 on: April 21, 2017, 21:26 »
I should have checked my sisters old piano before i dumped it on the tip , it would never tune !
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Re: piano hoard
« Reply #4 on: April 22, 2017, 08:06 »
This guy was so keyed up he was trying to find a noteable note but finished up hammering the strings pushed the pedals and out of tune come take another sovereign out. And put another nickle in. 
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Re: piano hoard
« Reply #5 on: April 23, 2017, 19:29 »
I once found some coins in an old duke box!!!!! Does that count?
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