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HISTORY OF THE PIPE CLUB BOOK FOR SALE





Published in December 2016, the Pipe Club of Norfolk book covers the first 40 years of the club.

54 black and white pages with 40 pictures illustrating various events in the club's history.

This book represents a fascinating part of pipe smoking social history.

The .pdf file copy costs only GBP £4.99 or USD $5.99

To obtain a .pdf copy, simply click on the following Paypal link and enter payment details:

https://www.paypal.me/norfolkpipeclubbook 

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A few hard copies are available on Ebay: click here 
Forthcoming events
All meetings at 8pm at the Fat Cat pub, 49 West End Street, unless otherwise stated.

17 July - 4 grams outdoor at Fat Cat and Canary
21 August - TBA
18 September -TBA
16 October - Clay at Turmeaus, Great Yarmouth
20 November - Cheese and pickles
18 December Xmas draw
PCN on HIGNFY
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The PCN was featured on 'Have I Got News For You' - BBC1 - 14th October 2010.

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June : Cow Tower field trip
An excellent evening with our friend Colin Howey who showed us around the Bishops Bridge / Cow Tower area and we had a fascinating time discussing various aspects of Norwich history.

We started at the Red Lion pub, had a walk to Cow Tower and then passed over Bishops Bridge to spend the rest of the evening in Lollards Pit pub, which incidentally, has an excellent outdoor smoking shelter.

Don blowing a smoke ring in front of the Cow Tower
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Colin, Tony, David, Don and Jon at Lollards Pit
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May : Annual 3 grams briar
Annual 3 grams briar held at the Fat Cat and Canary. Well done to Tony for an excellent win!

Annual 3 grams briar
Fat Cat and Canary
15 May 2019
Sam's Flake
Contestant's choice of pipe
1Tony Larner 57:50
2David Woollard-Kingston 31:15
3John Walker 27:40
4Jon Betts 14:05
David and Jon
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David presents the prize to Tony
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April : Visit to Turmeaus
Off to Turmeaus at Great Yarmouth for a tobacco and cigar sampling evening. Unfortunately, the secretary could not attend but Jon, David and Tony enjoyed Turmeaus outstanding hospitality.

Cigar sampling
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March : AGM
A small turnout for the AGM. The treasurer reported that the club funds are in very good order and everything else is hunky-dory.

March : Visit to Turmeaus, Great Yarmouth
On 5th March 2019, the secretary went to the newly-opened Turmeaus shop in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.

A smoker's paradise!

Extensive selection of pipes, pipe tobaccoes, cigars and spirits. Plus the luxury of a really nice and comfortable smoking lounge in which sample the goods!

The building was once a pub called 'The Ship'. The shop entrance is at the rear of the building in Howard Street S.

Turmeaus of Norfolk 
The UK's Premier Pipe & Tobacco Specialist (Est. 1817).

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Entrance in Howard Street S
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The shop front
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The lovely Georgina and Jessica
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Tim and some of the tobaccoes
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Some of the pipes
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Some of the drinks
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Some of the cigars
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The smoking lounge
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The smoking lounge
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February : Quiz
No surprise when David won the quiz.

Tony presents David with his prize
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January : Social evening
A very pleasant social evening. Nice to see Len and John Eason.

The National College of Smoking
The National College of Smoking
Rumpole uses the Common Law to defend the right to smoke
The Pipe Club of Norfolk 1973 to 2010 Miscellany
A Short History of the Club and its Activities image
Amend the smoking ban
1945 Newsreel - Charatan factory
1945 Newsreel - Charatan factory image
Taken from Pipeline magazine
Pipeline magazine ran from 1969 to 1978. It was published by the Pipe Club of Great Britain, 17-19 John Adam Street, London.

Here are a few pieces scanned from it. Image intensive! image
Pangbourne Pipe Club - 1940
Interesting Pathé newsreel of Pangbourne Pipe Club in 1940. image
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