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  • Owzthat - More Outside Sports Tabled Together in 1932

    Owzthat - More Outside Sports Tabled Together in 1932

    Owzthat, the classic cricket game, never had a maker’s or manufacturer’s name on the tin and the inventors name had been forgotten for the last 90 years. Even the date when the first sets ...

  • A 90 Year Old Cricketing Mystery Solved - Owzthat!

    A 90 Year Old Cricketing Mystery Solved - Owzthat!

    For nearly nine decades aspiring cricketers and cricketing fans throughout the world have enjoyed playing the diminutive classic game Owzthat! - two small hexagonal dice in a little blue tin with a si...

  • High Suspense in Mayfair

    High Suspense in Mayfair

    This is what being a telephone engineer involved in 1930s London. Suspending a telephone cable between Conduit & Maddox Streets Twice a year the steel wires which support London's telephone cabl...

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