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Neville


Neville is one of the cluster of small towns around Blayney. In this part of the country quite a lot of the houses (not just sheds) are built with corrugated iron.

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  1. and here was I thinking Neville was a stranger you'd asked for a portrait! :-)

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  2. I thought they had taken to naming their watertanks, which I note is also corrugated iron.

    This one does not appear to have much of a tankstand ...

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  3. We are getting a tank put in at the moment and it will be on a cement slab, not on a stand. Makes me wonder why they were put on stands in the first place.

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