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50 Year Time Capsule #4751689
05/09/18 01:17 AM
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ZeeOSix Offline OP
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Thought this was pretty interesting ... too bad the new 1957 Plymouth Belvedere put into the underground time capsule didn't come out looking better. frown


Re: 50 Year Time Capsule [Re: ZeeOSix] #4751691
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that story is years old, from 2007

Re: 50 Year Time Capsule [Re: ZeeOSix] #4751693
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Aint that sad that this represents "the biggest event" of that city? smile


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Re: 50 Year Time Capsule [Re: ted s] #4751736
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Originally Posted By: ted s
that story is years old, from 2007


True ... but first time I've seen anything about it. Cool story non the less.

Re: 50 Year Time Capsule [Re: ZeeOSix] #4751747
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First thought, 'Christine'. Close relative.


Re: 50 Year Time Capsule [Re: ZeeOSix] #4751794
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Could have been a lot worse. Glad it wasn't a 57 chevy!

Re: 50 Year Time Capsule [Re: ZeeOSix] #4751866
05/09/18 08:39 AM
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To bad. Who's bright idea was that? Let's take some steel and put it in the moist ground for 50 years ...


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Re: 50 Year Time Capsule [Re: ZeeOSix] #4752476
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My dad owns a '57 Plymouth Belvedere, 4 door. It's a puke green with white, and a puke green interior. It just sits under the carport, doing nothing.
I wonder how much it cost to restore that '57 in the video?

Re: 50 Year Time Capsule [Re: ted s] #4752506
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Originally Posted By: ted s
that story is years old, from 2007


Thanks, ZeeOSix, for posting this

I remember hearing about it back then, knew it was destroyed, but didn't hear what finally became of it.

Something I remember hearing that was not mentioned in the video is that a nearby water main broke in the 80's, they think that's where the water came from.


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Re: 50 Year Time Capsule [Re: ZeeOSix] #4753102
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OOPS, sorry! It's a 1957 DODGE CUSTOM ROYAL. And, he has moved it from under the carport.



Re: 50 Year Time Capsule [Re: ZeeOSix] #4753227
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If Tulsa would have left that Belvedere under someone's carport it would have been better than parking it in an underground aquifer.


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