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Films, books, TV, songs, bands, etc, of interest to construction industry enthusiasts
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 3:41 pm    Post subject: BRICKIEPEDIA Reply with quote

I'll kick things off (or into touch, perhaps) with that marvellous Dickensian piece about working on a building site:

Hardhat Times
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 3:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hod Save the Queen

[ A patriotic song about how labouring work made our monarch what she is today. ]
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 4:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I mortar everything she knows......... by The Scaffold
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 4:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

New Kids on the Breeze Block

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 7:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Stone in Love with You

the Styli Sticks
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 7:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Our House
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 7:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Bovis Presley - Townhouse Rock
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 7:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Little House With Low Ceilings and No Wardrobe Space On the Prairie
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 7:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

"On the Eve of Construction"

by the optomistic Project Managers
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 7:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The House of the Rising Damp
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 7:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

"If I Had a Hammer..."
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 7:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Quote:
"If I Had a Hammer..."


we could start today - buuuuut as it turns out I haven't so I'll have to go and get me tools and I'll be back Monday.

Honest.

Stand on me.
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 7:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Love Shack
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 8:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

On Chisel Beach ~ great Ian McEwan novel where a couple of woodworkers get married too young - one pines away, the other is just a chip off the old block.
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 8:08 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

"I wouldn't leave my little wooden hut for you"

sung in 1906 by Miss Gracie Thomas.

I weren't there of course - Dave Cryer told me about it.

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