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Author:  rbrewr [ 28 Nov 2017 01:40 ]
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islandmann wrote:
Pedro de Mendoza Terry.

Hi Islandmann,
What a great answer, you have put some thought in to your answer but NOT correct, but kind off on the right track.
1, Male , born late 1700's. of Irish parents.
2. known as "Pedro" to many.
3, He joined a Scottish Regiment.

4, He sailed to South America with his division early in 1800's.
5, The following year his division attacked Buenos Aires.
6, Their attempt failed and the British withdrew , I was one of a few soldiers that managed to stay.

7, You are in the correct time period Don't let "clue 2 throw you off the correct track".
8, he joined a guerrilla group, and soon became it's leader.

Author:  rbrewr [ 28 Nov 2017 01:53 ]
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tomrca wrote:
William carr Beresford

Hi Tom,
Sorry not correct.
, Male , born late 1700's. of Irish parents.
2. known as "Pedro" to many.
3, He joined a Scottish Regiment.

4, He sailed to South America with his division early in 1800's.
5, The following year his division attacked Buenos Aires.
6, Their attempt failed and the British withdrew , I was one of a few soldiers that managed to stay.

7, You are in the correct time period Don't let "clue 2 throw you off the correct track".
8, he joined a guerrilla group, and soon became it's leader.

9, He played havoc with the Spanish by sea and land .
10, he became known for his gaucho style duel's .
Reg :pirate:

Author:  islandmann [ 30 Nov 2017 13:06 ]
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Archibald Campbell (1607 - 1661) was created 1st Marquess of Argyll by Charles I in 1641

Author:  Les [ 30 Nov 2017 21:46 ]
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G'day mate not heard from you for a while but so glad you are back on site as I recall it was your last visit that regenerated this riddle post. Not participating myself as I am fecking crap at this stuff. Just suffice to say hope that Mel is well and giving you a fecking hard time LOL

Author:  rbrewr [ 01 Dec 2017 03:28 ]
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islandmann wrote:
Archibald Campbell (1607 - 1661) was created 1st Marquess of Argyll by Charles I in 1641

Hi Islandmann, You are on the track, but neither of those gentlemen .




1, Male , born late 1700's. of Irish parents.
2. known as "Pedro" to many.
3, He joined a Scottish Regiment.

4, He sailed to South America with his division early in 1800's.
5, The following year his division attacked Buenos Aires.
6, Their attempt failed and the British withdrew , I was one of a few soldiers that managed to stay.

7, You are in the correct time period Don't let "clue 2 throw you off the correct track".
8, he joined a guerrilla group, and soon became it's leader.

9, He played havoc with the Spanish by sea and land .
10, he became known for his gaucho style duel's .

11, Go back to the first clue and consider his parents.
12. He always carried a sabre, 2 pistols.and a very large knife his friend and accomplices was known "Don Eduardo",
13, I became one of the founding fathers of a South American country,

Author:  tomrca [ 02 Dec 2017 00:35 ]
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Terry, the orrrible istry books Lord reg has :banghead: santapissed . Not even the straw man when he was fixed by the great oz finds it tough th_lmao1-vi.gif th_lmao1-vi.gif

Author:  islandmann [ 02 Dec 2017 13:39 ]
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Les wrote:
G'day mate not heard from you for a while but so glad you are back on site as I recall it was your last visit that regenerated this riddle post. Not participating myself as I am fecking crap at this stuff. Just suffice to say hope that Mel is well and giving you a fecking hard time LOL


Hi, Partner hope all is well in your world Les, I never forget my roots buddy and aboard this ship of Toms i always feel at home, Will mail you when i can get to the p.c. 9 grandkids have taken over everything here Buddy Regards Les and all the lasds Terry. :thumbsupp:

Author:  Les [ 02 Dec 2017 22:39 ]
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Terry best we switch to the good morning thread mate otherwise this pair of reprobates will think that I am getting involved with this riddle thread which as they know I am fecking crap at unlike yourselves do not have the mental or puter skills to do it. Catch you on the other thread mate when you get the chance.

Author:  rbrewr [ 04 Dec 2017 01:37 ]
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Blog2.png known as Pedro.png
OK Gentlemen, Some more clues.

1, Male , born late 1700's. of Irish parents.
2. known as "Pedro" to many.
3, He joined a Scottish Regiment.

4, He sailed to South America with his division early in 1800's.
5, The following year his division attacked Buenos Aires.
6, Their attempt failed and the British withdrew , I was one of a few soldiers that managed to stay.

7, You are in the correct time period Don't let "clue 2 throw you off the correct track".
8, he joined a guerrilla group, and soon became it's leader.

9, He played havoc with the Spanish by sea and land .
10, he became known for his gaucho style duel's .

11, Go back to the first clue and consider his parents.
12. He always carried a sabre, 2 pistols.and a very large knife his friend and accomplices was known "Don Eduardo",
13, I became one of the founding fathers of a South American country,

14, I was born in Ireland in the 1780's.
15, my friend and accomplices 'known as "Don Eduardo" was born in Tipperary.
16, I had influence on the tactics used against the Spaniards during the War of Independence, and later against Buenos Aires in the civil wars that followed Argentine sovereignty .
Reg unionjack.gif

Author:  tomrca [ 04 Dec 2017 23:29 ]
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Begging your pardon your most grovelness I've not done my homework. I'll be on the job as soon as I get tomorrow over

I've got this fella Still with me

Author:  rbrewr [ 05 Dec 2017 05:06 ]
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Well it looks that he has you under his thumb.
Reg :lmao:

Author:  tomrca [ 05 Dec 2017 07:23 ]
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I know he's the boss

Author:  tomrca [ 07 Dec 2017 20:31 ]
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William Brown

Author:  rbrewr [ 10 Dec 2017 02:32 ]
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tomrca wrote:
William Brown

Well Tom thought you would have him .by now no not him.
Have another look.
17, He became the first naval commander of the patriot fleet.
The Irishman is acknowledged as the founder of the Uruguayan navy
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Author:  tomrca [ 15 Dec 2017 10:32 ]
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Peter (Pedro)Campbell.

Don't know how I overlooked this fell as he was mentioned to be under/with Beresford in Argentina

Author:  rbrewr [ 16 Dec 2017 05:47 ]
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tomrca wrote:
Peter (Pedro)Campbell.

Don't know how I overlooked this fell as he was mentioned to be under/with Beresford in Argentina

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Well done Tom, He really was a character ,
Your prize , and over to you.
Reg

Author:  tomrca [ 17 Dec 2017 15:57 ]
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Oh yes, seafood I love it.
Going have to find a snorter for you m'Lord

Author:  rbrewr [ 20 Dec 2017 04:45 ]
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tomrca wrote:
Oh yes, seafood I love it.
Going have to find a snorter for you m'Lord

I do not think so, but bring it on.

Author:  tomrca [ 04 Jan 2018 19:02 ]
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The Man and one of his inventions
1. Male
2. Inventor
3. Born early 18century

Author:  tomrca [ 12 Jan 2018 23:08 ]
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tomrca Post subject: Re: Riddle Me: what am I or is itPost
The Man and one of his inventions
1. Male
2. Inventor
3. Born early 18century

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