User talk:A. Carty

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Hello A. Carty! Welcome to Wikipedia! Thank you for your contributions to this free encyclopedia. If you decide that you need help, check out Getting Help below, ask me on my talk page, or place {{helpme}} on your talk page and ask your question there. Please remember to sign your name on talk pages by clicking Button sig.png or using four tildes (~~~~); this will automatically produce your name and the date. Finally, please do your best to always fill in the edit summary field. Below are some useful links to facilitate your involvement. Happy editing! Jmlk17 22:10, 3 May 2007 (UTC)
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May 2007[edit]

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Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise[edit]

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WikiProject Greater Manchester[edit]

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Hello, A. Carty! Thank you for your recent contributions to one of Wikipedia's Greater Manchester-related articles. Given the interest we're assuming you've expressed by your edits, have you considered joining WikiProject Greater Manchester? It's a user-group dedicated to improving the overall quality of all Greater Manchester-related content. There is a discussion page for sharing ideas as well as developing and getting tips on improving articles. The project has in-house specialists to support and facilitate your ideas. If you would like to join, simply add your name to the list of participants.


If you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask at the project talk page. We hope to be working with you in the future!

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Possibly unfree Image:Air Crash Plaque.JPG[edit]

An image that you uploaded or altered, Image:Air Crash Plaque.JPG, has been listed at Wikipedia:Possibly unfree images because its copyright status is disputed. If the image's copyright status cannot be verified, it may be deleted. You may find more information on the image description page. You are welcome to add comments to its entry at the discussion if you are interested in it not being deleted. Thank you.

WAGR locos[edit]

Hey it would be really good to try get a standard/template for various classes for the old WAGR locos (i do have better images than my xa B&W Jpeg somewhere) it would be good to have some consistency with other oz states articles for similar arts -what do you think? SatuSuro 12:48, 14 January 2008 (UTC)

also[edit]

I would be reluctant to place every class as they existed to a see also to a history of wa rail transport - it would be better to have either a list of the histroic classes that could be the main link - rather than the main history article - otherwise it will end up a real mess SatuSuro 12:53, 14 January 2008 (UTC)

Trying to start a list first - fumbling with it a bit - my x class photos will be delayed - i am interstate from ym home at the moment SatuSuro 13:04, 14 January 2008 (UTC)

The new south wales article has a template for current running rolling stock - not sure what the other states have to allow for discontinued scrapped locos and rollign stock SatuSuro 13:06, 14 January 2008 (UTC)

Info box[edit]

check out australian standard garratt - a good standard i think we need to aspire to - imho - i think we need off web info for reasonable sources as well - also I am not ahppy wit current categories - any ideas from your end ?SatuSuro 03:24, 15 January 2008 (UTC)

talk page[edit]

Hi :) If you don't intend to have the uploaded items from August-September restored, you're free to remove the notices from your talk page... I realise most people don't know they're allowed to :) If you want them restored and have the source details to meet WP:NFCC, let me know. Orderinchaos 14:57, 15 January 2008 (UTC)

Tony Church[edit]

Thanks for picking up my embarrassing "thick finger" typo. --Old Moonraker (talk) 16:29, 29 March 2008 (UTC)

Oldham, Ashton and Guide Bridge Railway[edit]

A question regarding the Oldham, Ashton and Guide Bridge Railway. I work for Oldham Council Highways and we are decommissioning a former railway underbridge by underfilling. We are looking to retain and restore one of the steel parapets. My question is would anyone know of the original railway company's colour scheme for painting of bridges and structures? Many thanks.Waltonhighschoolphoto82 (talk) 07:04, 11 August 2008 (UTC)

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Image:Air Crash Plaque.JPG[edit]

My concern is that a cropped photogrph of a 2 dimensional object gives no copyright to the photographer that would allow you to release the copyright either to the public domain or under a free license. (See Bridgeman v. Corel) In this cas, the underlying copyright of the plaque is likely held by the local council who paid for the plaque. And a license by the actual copyright holder or else a treatment of the image as fair use is needed.--BirgitteSB 20:10, 30 October 2008 (UTC)

Sir Barnes Wallis[edit]

As a native speaker of English, could you please tell me what is the correct spelling of "Wallis".

Thanks in advance. ND 21:05, 28 July 2009 (UTC)

New question[edit]

There is a new question for you at Wikipedia:Possibly_unfree_files/2009_July_14#File:Memorial_Plaque.jpg. Stifle (talk) 10:08, 15 September 2009 (UTC)

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Maurice Wilkes[edit]

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The Avengers[edit]

Can I interest you in helping me start the episodes of the Avengers? I want to see articles on them! Google book searching and the Avengers website should be enough to meet guidelines and be of use to us British cult TV fans. BTW check out Randall and Hopkirk new website!♦ Dr. Blofeld 21:58, 4 April 2012 (UTC)

Sounds like a good idea. I may start the pilot later.♦ Dr. Blofeld 09:52, 5 April 2012 (UTC)

Started Hot Snow (The Avengers).♦ Dr. Blofeld 12:24, 5 April 2012 (UTC)

A barnstar for you![edit]

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For your excellent work to date starting the episodes whilst I was sidetracked! ♦ Dr. Blofeld 20:01, 20 May 2012 (UTC)

Most excellent. I'll be expanding the plots as I view the episodes, can't access series 2 or 1 though..♦ Dr. Blofeld 20:36, 28 May 2012 (UTC)


Invitation to WikiProject Electrical engineering[edit]

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Hi fellow editor,
You are invited to join the WikiProject Electrical engineering, a collaborative effort focused on improving Wikipedia's coverage of electrical engineering. If you'd like to join, add also your name to the member list.
Thanks for reading! SchreyP (messages) 15:03, 24 June 2012 (UTC)

Siemens Brothers[edit]

Many thanks for your kind message. Perhaps you should cast a more critical eye over what I've done. Its not yet finished and also I have arranged for a copy of a book to be sent to me which may tell more. It is Siemens Brothers, 1858-1958: An Essay in the History of Industry by John Dick Scott. I've still got a few conflicts within the info I've gathered and maybe that book will clear them up. I'm sincere about you doing an edit. Best wishes, Eddaido (talk) 06:31, 20 March 2014 (UTC)