Canada’s National Defence decided to decommission a 45 year old navy supply ship without a replacement because mechanics were spending a “disproportionate amount of time” keeping the vessel operating, according to documents, by trying to locate spare parts, “some of which have been procured via eBay.” The original manufacturers long ago stopped making the parts; some were reportedly “beyond acceptable limits” because corrosion was compromising structural integrity. The vessel, HCMS Preserver, had been scheduled for decommissioning but was kept afloat after the government canceled funding for its replacement in 2008. Building a new one will take at least eight years.
An artist rendering of the resort cum theme park, above, shows a nuclear power plant, a shopping center called Meltdown Mall, a replica of the Pilgrim monument, a casino for family friendly gambling, and a ferris wheel that turns on a wind turbine. Doesn the Army Corps realize Critchley proposal is satire? A Corps spokesman told the Cape Cod Times it not his agency responsibility to determine intent, so it will begin the preliminary process of determining what federal agencies should be involved. Senate.
We believe it was made sometime before 1842 because the back does not have the diamond shaped design registry mark that came into use in that year.We think that a circa 1840 date is probably about right for this platter. It was embellished with a famous Davenport pattern titled “Cyprus.” Entire dinner services were made using this design, but today, collectors usually find only individual dinner plates, cups and saucers, creamers, sugar bowls and platters in various sizes.A notation on the reverse side of the photo says the platter is 15 by 19 inches. This is a very good size, but for the most part, mulberry platters are not quite as valuable as their blue and white counterparts of the same time period with comparable designs.
What is Athlete’s foot?Despite its name, athlete’s foot has nothing to do with being a sportsman, although people who frequently wear sweaty training shoes are more likely to have the ailment. Athlete’s foot is caused by a fungus called tinea pedis. It makes feet itchy, red, flaky, dry, sore and a bit unsightly.
In Mt. Vernon, with Rev. On Monday, January 31, 2011 at Schneider Funeral Home, 512 Main St., in Mt. Building the substructure that will hold the new six lane bridge. The new bridge will be 970 feet long, with a 212 foot main span across the river. Because its support piers are farther apart, it will have a wider footprint, allowing the river beneath it to be widened from 100 feet to about 150 feet..