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Forum: Fish Tales Yesterday, 10:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 717
Posted By Tallyho
Loch Winnie Monster

Winnie says "I need a bigger rock".
Forum: General Discussion 03-01-2020, 12:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,260
Posted By Tallyho
LakeWinni books

Books look great, I just placed an order! (I'm somewhere between 3 and 93, I think!)
Forum: History 02-08-2020, 11:15 AM
Replies: 322
Views: 70,111
Posted By Tallyho

The truck in front of Irwin's looks like a 1978 or 79 Ford 4wd F-150.
Forum: General Discussion 09-12-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,708
Posted By Tallyho

Several years ago there was a gentleman with a steam calliope on board. He played the "I'm Popeye the Sailor Man" song, and all the other boats whistled at the appropriate times. It was great!
Forum: General Discussion 08-18-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,443
Posted By Tallyho
Girls sleep-away camps

Camp Deer Run for girls, and Camp Brookwoods for boys is located on the Wolfeboro side of Alton. They are excellent "Christian" camps and have been in operation for many years. Sessions are one, two,...
Forum: Polls 07-13-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 30,364
Posted By Tallyho
Are you a veteran?

USAF, 3 active, 6 ANG. Crew chief, Maintenance Control, Autopilot Tech.
Forum: General Discussion 06-24-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,026
Posted By Tallyho

I've been using Witch Hazel since I was a little guy, and it's always worked well for me.
Forum: Diving Winnipesaukee 06-14-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 19,114
Posted By Tallyho

Hans, here is a good candidate for this boat, although it has obviously been modified. It's a 26 foot Naval Utility boat with the rounded stern and the helm on the port side....
Forum: Winni Wildlife 03-01-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,990
Posted By Tallyho
What is it?

We had badgers that burrowed in the banking along the canal of the hydro-electric station where I worked in northern NH.
Forum: Winni Wildlife 02-26-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,990
Posted By Tallyho
What is it?

Looks like a badger to me. Flat head, short tail and they are nocturnal.
Forum: General Discussion 07-18-2017, 11:47 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 28,854
Posted By Tallyho
More summer songs

Little Red Riding Hood - Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs
Sgt Pepper Album - Beatles
Light my Fire - The Doors
Time has Come today - The Chambers Bros.
Wipe Out - Surfaris
We used to sing Peter,...
Forum: General Discussion 07-16-2017, 11:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,460
Posted By Tallyho
Newicks Seafood restaurant, Dover

Great Food!
Forum: General Discussion 07-14-2017, 04:32 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 46,969
Posted By Tallyho
Camps remembered

I always enjoy reading these camp stories. I attended Camp Brookwoods in Alton for two years, 1958-59. Even though we had a camp at Alton Bay, it was still a great time. Camp Brookwoods has been in...
Forum: General Discussion 07-10-2017, 10:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 13,385
Posted By Tallyho

C-130s are capable of very short take offs and landings. If you've ever been on board one for a combat approach, hang on to your breakfast!
Forum: General Discussion 07-10-2017, 10:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 11,356
Posted By Tallyho
This was also a tradition in Alton Bay, but it...

This was also a tradition in Alton Bay, but it was, "I see the Mount first". I picked it up from my family in the 1950s, so who knows how long it been going on.
Forum: Winni Pets 04-26-2017, 05:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 17,693
Posted By Tallyho
I'm sorry that you lost your friend, but I'm sure...

I'm sorry that you lost your friend, but I'm sure that you gave him a good life. They are always more than pets, they are family.
Forum: Boating 01-11-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 102,455
Posted By Tallyho
boat fail confessions

Several years ago I worked at a salt water marina that handled some good size cruisers. We had a teenage "dock boy" to assist with landings and pump gas. He was helping one of our customers dock his...
Forum: History 05-09-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 18,714
Posted By Tallyho
Winter Harbor Marina

If I remember correctly, they also were a dealer for O'Day sailboats. I almost bought a Rhodes 19 about 1977, but it was a keelboat and I think that would have limited my sailing areas.
Forum: History 10-20-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 70,111
Posted By Tallyho

The structure on Governors Island in the background is the summer residence of the German Ambassador to the US. A distant relative of mine was a caretaker there. I believe there is more information...
Forum: Diving Winnipesaukee 10-19-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 14,490
Posted By Tallyho
Huge rubber raft

That looks like a section of a pontoon bridge, particularly with the fittings on it. Maybe Army surplus?
Forum: History 10-19-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 70,111
Posted By Tallyho

Try this site for starters. Lots of information out there.
Forum: Diving Winnipesaukee 07-26-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 14,011
Posted By Tallyho
Higgins speedboat

I remember seeing these on the lake during the 1950s.

Forum: General Discussion 08-02-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 45,931
Posted By Tallyho

My favorite sign for a pool/dock area with Bar facilities:
"No bathing suits after 10 o:clock".

When asked if the time is AM, or PM,
"Depends on who is here".
Forum: Boating 07-14-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,259
Posted By Tallyho
Scott outboard motor

I'm sure that someone out there would be interested in your motor. If you don't have any luck selling, you could always donate it to the Antique Boat museum in Wolfeboro.
Forum: Fish Tales 11-10-2013, 05:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,041
Posted By Tallyho
Perch hole

When I was a kid there was a perch hole just south of Pine Point. It's on the west side of Alton Bay, just up from Loon Cove. Trolling with anything would bring some hits in the late afternoon, early...
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