Dexter St. Clair wrote:Alycidon wrote:I also heard that the North British Locomotive Company were the victim of some unfortunate translation.
I sympathise. I'm still trying to translate the engineer speak of the above post.
moonbeam wrote:What about the Barclay shunters from Kilmarnock? Perhaps NBL could have learned from them. Yes the mm/inch problem. NBL had lathes and cutting gear in inches and had to work the MAN diesels in mm.
Josef wrote:They sold it in the Victoria Bar next to the Clutha Vaults at one point, too.
I remember thinking it was either one of the worst or nicest things I had ever tasted. A bit like serious blue cheese, in that way.
The Egg Man wrote:Clockwork Brewery made an oatmeal stout at one time.