NFE/1.0 Feed Updates http://salvosites.com/testsite en &copy;{date('Y')} salvosites.com/testsite Sun, 25 Jun 2017 08:14:56 +0100 Sun, 25 Jun 2017 08:14:56 +0100 Kamelot auction resultshttp://salvosites.com/testsite/kamelot-auction-results-56593.htmlWed, 01 Dec 2010 10:07:51 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56593<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">The results of the architectural antiques and Victoriana auction held by Kamelot Auctions in Philadelphia have now been posted. Among the lots was a painted 1920s stained glass ceiling which sold for $4,000 hammer price (low est $2k), an American walnut mantle with griffin jambs and floral panelled ....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Creative houses built from reclaimed by Dan Phillipshttp://salvosites.com/testsite/creative-houses-built-from-reclaimed-by-dan-phillips-56605.htmlWed, 01 Dec 2010 17:08:55 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56605<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Never know what to do with those old egg shells? Use them to create features on your house like Dan Phillips in Texas. In this funny and insightful video he tours us through a dozen homes he has built using recycled and reclaimed materials in wildly creative ways. Quirky, low-tech design details wil....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Reclaimed art exhibition at Lasscohttp://salvosites.com/testsite/reclaimed-art-exhibition-at-lassco-56616.htmlThu, 02 Dec 2010 13:35:32 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56616<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Reclaimed, a one man show by David Taborn, runs from 2 - 21 December 2010 (exc Sundays) at Lassco Brunswick House. Taborn writes that the mixed media piece shown draws together references to Joseph Beuys, Sigmund Freud and Richard Wagner through the famous Bruno Bettelheim case study of 1959, 'Jo....<br />Category: Events</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Auckland heritage brothel demolished overnighthttp://salvosites.com/testsite/auckland-heritage-brothel-demolished-overnight-56617.htmlThu, 02 Dec 2010 15:20:40 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56617<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">The old Palace Hotel in Auckland, New Zealand, built in the 1860s was demolished overnight by Auckland Council in November due to fears of its structural instability. The building was being converted to a brothel by Michael Chow who has threatened legal action over its demolition. "If someone com....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Application to rebuild Burnaston Hall rejected againhttp://salvosites.com/testsite/application-to-rebuild-burnaston-hall-rejected-again-56620.htmlThu, 02 Dec 2010 16:59:32 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56620<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Kevin Ellis has applied for permission several times to rebuild the nineteenth century Burnaston Hall, which he measured, dismantled and stored to make way for a Toyota factory in 1990. Since then he has applied to re-erect it in Mickleover, Repton, and more recently he applied for permission from S....<br />Category: Complete Large Buildings</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>John Bly warns Prince Charles conservation team over Dumfries Househttp://salvosites.com/testsite/john-bly-warns-prince-charles-conservation-team-over-dumfries-house-56621.htmlThu, 02 Dec 2010 18:47:37 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56621<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">BBC Antiques Roadshow furniture expert John Bly is reported, by Christopher Wilson of the Daily Mail, to <br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Collectors to the fore at Gaze bygones salehttp://salvosites.com/testsite/collectors-to-the-fore-at-gaze-bygones-sale-56638.htmlFri, 03 Dec 2010 15:31:12 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56638<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">"There were two or three inches of snow lying on the sale field, it was actually snowing during the auction, and it was freezing cold," said Carl Willows, reflecting on the Gaze rural and domestic bygones sale held on Saturday 27 November in Diss. "Collectors were buying strongly with the trade ....<br />Category: Shop, Pub, Church, Telephone Boxes & Bygones</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Old Dairy in Northumberland opens a cafehttp://salvosites.com/testsite/old-dairy-in-northumberland-opens-a-cafe-56752.htmlThu, 09 Dec 2010 13:38:26 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56752<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Keith and Lynne Allan moved their architectural antiques business from Scremerston near Berwick to a former dairy opposite Ford Castle a year ago, and changed its name from Woodside Reclamation to The Old Dairy, which is where in Ford Village the new business is now based. They have now attracted ot....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Masco scaling down Walcot Yardhttp://salvosites.com/testsite/masco-scaling-down-walcot-yard-56753.htmlThu, 09 Dec 2010 14:07:58 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56753<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Masco's plans for Walcot Yard to be turned into a centre for for design and sustainability excellence have been put on hold, according to the Bath Evening Chronicle, when their architect partners decided to expand their practice by opening a new office in Bristol. Managing director Steve Tomlin w....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Dennis Buggins settles his dispute with John Hobbshttp://salvosites.com/testsite/dennis-buggins-settles-his-dispute-with-john-hobbs-56756.htmlThu, 09 Dec 2010 16:04:27 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56756<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Dennis Buggins, former Kent-based fine furniture restorer and owner of Extreme Architecture architectural salvage, has settled his long-running dispute with semi-retired London fine antique dealer John Hobbs. Roland Arkell of the Antiques Trade Gazette reported that Hobbs v Extreme Architecture c....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Liverpool FC build Habitat for Humanity house in Chinahttp://salvosites.com/testsite/liverpool-fc-build-habitat-for-humanity-house-in-china-56760.htmlThu, 09 Dec 2010 17:13:03 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56760<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Liverpool Football Club has helped to finance the building of a home in Pinghu, Shanghai, for a homeless mother and son as part of Habitat for Humanity's worldwide effort to build homes for the homeless. The club has been working with Liverpool Habitat for Humanity which builds newbuild and refurbis....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Streisand's barn is a capricious simulacrum - to which we all subscribehttp://salvosites.com/testsite/streisands-barn-is-a-capricious-simulacrum-to-which-we-all-subscribe-56771.htmlFri, 10 Dec 2010 11:08:02 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56771<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Barbra Streisand's new book My Passion For Design about her new barn in Malibu was reviewed by Holly Brubach of New York Times last week. Her favourite architects are Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and Charles and Henry Greene, the Californian Arts &amp; Crafts proponents of bungalow bliss. The archi....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Award-winning John Cullen at Chelsea next year with antique statuary?http://salvosites.com/testsite/awardwinning-john-cullen-at-chelsea-next-year-with-antique-statuary-56772.htmlFri, 10 Dec 2010 13:32:39 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56772<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">John Cullen, owner of Celtic Gardens in Dexter, has won the 2011 Landscaper of the Year prize awarded by Case Construction Equipment and Total Landscape Care, which includes a Bahamas cruise for Mr. Cullen and the other twelve finalists. "It's an honour. To be recognised as the Landscaper of the ....<br />Category: GARDEN</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Masco Walcot face testing timeshttp://salvosites.com/testsite/masco-walcot-face-testing-times-56780.htmlSat, 11 Dec 2010 14:19:26 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56780<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">A degree of turmoil has hit Masco Walcot due to an unexpected turn of events which Steve Tomlin elucidates on his blog. He writes: 'We have three months to either change our ideas or resurrect our plans with fresh investors in a very difficult and cautious economic marketplace. It is hopeless to ....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Salvo Calendar 2011 available as a printable pdfhttp://salvosites.com/testsite/salvo-calendar-2011-available-as-a-printable-pdf-56811.htmlWed, 15 Dec 2010 11:34:28 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56811<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">The new 2011 Salvo Calendar is available as a downloadable A4 pdf, which can be printed any size. It contains auctions and fairs listings including Salvo Fair dates and deadlines, T W Gaze architectural, bygones and modern design, Summers Place, Newark, Lincoln, Chelsea, Decorex. This year there are....<br />Category: Events</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Specifications In Detail, 1904, Frank W Maceyhttp://salvosites.com/testsite/specifications-in-detail-1904-frank-w-macey-56815.htmlWed, 15 Dec 2010 16:57:23 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56815<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">I think that the quality of most aspects of domestic construction - stonework, brickwork, carpentry, joinery, roofing, plastering and decorating - peaked in the late Victorian and Edwardian era, so a book which defines these building methods contains this distilled knowledge. One that was published ....<br />Category: Reference</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Know the difference between a hooked reamer and a whimble bracehttp://salvosites.com/testsite/know-the-difference-between-a-hooked-reamer-and-a-whimble-brace-56823.htmlThu, 16 Dec 2010 09:52:37 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56823<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Low Tech magazine have produced another fascinating web page - this time on hand drills by Kris de Decker. Drilling, and the technology to do it, was probably a byproduct of making fire which used tools like the traditional bow drill or strap drill. The pump drill, a stone age version of a pump scre....<br />Category: Shop, Pub, Church, Telephone Boxes & Bygones</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Christmas message from Reuse People by Ted Reiffhttp://salvosites.com/testsite/christmas-message-from-reuse-people-by-ted-reiff-56830.htmlThu, 16 Dec 2010 21:31:25 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56830<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">The Reuse People are strong on salvage and hate recycling. Their message to the USA is one which we in the UK emulate - but not in a way authoratitive way.<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>New UK Bribery Act will affect double commissionhttp://salvosites.com/testsite/new-uk-bribery-act-will-affect-double-commission-56833.htmlFri, 17 Dec 2010 11:35:26 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56833<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">The unethical practice of an intermediary, for example an interior designer, who is paid to act for a client in the client's best interest to secure a good price for a decorative antique, and who is then, unbeknown to his client, paid a commission by the selling dealer ('a backhand'), looks to be ou....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Salvage in the snowhttp://salvosites.com/testsite/salvage-in-the-snow-56834.htmlFri, 17 Dec 2010 12:27:14 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56834<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Kate Rushby of Snob Knobs in Newcastle has kindly sent us this snowy pic taken last week of some of her antique door knobs in the snow. Barry Lawson says that Snobs Knobs &amp; Posh Knockers went from strength to strength in 2010 despite the recession. "We revamped our web site twelve months ago ....<br />Category: DOORS & handles</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Merry Christmas one and all!http://salvosites.com/testsite/merry-christmas-one-and-all-56861.htmlMon, 20 Dec 2010 12:03:00 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=56861<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Season's Greetings to all our readers. There have been some changes in the Salvo office this year. Colleen Gowlett, who helped with, among other things, the website, Salvo Fair, eSalvo and Salvo magazine, left in September to teach art in a school local to her home in Waddesdon. Terry Garrett, who d....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>98,000 marble chimneypiece sells for 3,800http://salvosites.com/testsite/98000-marble-chimneypiece-sells-for-3800-57065.htmlThu, 13 Jan 2011 13:11:33 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=57065<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">The sale of some of the stock of John Hobbs took place at Dreweatts on 15 December 2010 when lots sold for a fraction of their retail ticket prices at Hobbs' Pimlico Road showrooms. Mr. Hobbs was taken to court by Dennis Buggins for refusing to pay some restoration bills. After three years of ba....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Cairo's recycling Zabbaleens adapt to survivehttp://salvosites.com/testsite/cairos-recycling-zabbaleens-adapt-to-survive-57419.htmlWed, 02 Feb 2011 11:53:01 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=57419<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Cairo's 70,000 traditional rubbish collectors, or Zabbaleen - members of the 6m strong Christian Coptic minority - were something of a paragon which had been working for sixty years. They did an excellent job of processing waste, trucking refuse for small payments or free of charge from the 20m popu....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>Gaze bygones - kingfisher trap snares 340http://salvosites.com/testsite/gaze-bygones-kingfisher-trap-snares-340-57423.htmlWed, 02 Feb 2011 13:35:18 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=57423<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">Among the results of Gaze's rural and domestic bygones sale last Saturday, a kingfisher pole trap with chain and spike sold for &pound;340. Kingfishers used to feed at fish hatcheries and, prior to 1904 when these traps were outlawed, tiny gin traps baited with a small fish, were attached to poles u....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>French fireplaces at The Potomack Company auction salehttp://salvosites.com/testsite/french-fireplaces-at-the-potomack-company-auction-sale-57435.htmlWed, 02 Feb 2011 16:20:00 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=57435<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">The Potomack Company of Alexandria held a mammoth 1,480 lot auction sale last weekend including a fair number of architectural and decorative antique lots. A striking group of thirty French limestone and marble chimneypieces, of which some were original antique, and some recarved and reproduction, s....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>FRN see 'Big Society' as an opportunity for pushing reusehttp://salvosites.com/testsite/frn-see-big-society-as-an-opportunity-for-pushing-reuse-57438.htmlWed, 02 Feb 2011 18:44:58 +0000 tag:salvonews.com,2017:cluster=57438<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td valign="top" ><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br /><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1" /></div><div ><font size="-1">The coalition government's 'Big Society' represents a major opportunity for reuse organisations to deliver more services with both the public and private sector, according to the Furniture Reuse Network. As the FRN published its business plan for 2011-14 last week, the Network's chief executive, ....<br />Category: News Stories</font></div></font></td></tr></table></tr></table>