Own a legit British sign for "Battle Station"


#1

Originally published at: http://boingboing.net/2016/08/19/own-a-legit-british-signplace.html


#2

Just think of how many Bothans could be saved by this information.


#3

Needs more woop woop woop.


#4

How bout this?


#5

http://www.geodata.us/australia_names_maps/aumaps.php?fid=331393&f=325

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#6

Wow, I used to live down the road from Battle (St. Leonards)… I almost want to bid on it!


#7

If it’s stolen, isn’t it a bit dishonest to link to someone that might profit by the theft?


#8

I think I need this for an almost-complete project I’m working on…


#9

Four colors of paint, some tape and cardboard stencils and a piece of plywood and you could make your own. :slight_smile:

Probably cheaper then shipping from the UK to the US.


#10

So when you’re giving out your orders like so:

and everyone looks at you with confusion, you can simply point to the sign!


#11

Now witness the firepower of this fully armed and operational battle station… sign.


#12

Interesting use of the word ‘legit’.


#13

I was hoping that this was one of the contents of your safe.


#14

Ur next thanksgiving?

i think I did that right. iOS & utube aren’t cooperating - got it


#15

You realise it was for only one of the battles, right?


#16

Battle is so named because it’s the site of the Battle of Hastings. Hastings itself is ~5 miles away as the crow flies.

So arguably the Battle of Hastings should be called the Battle of Battle.


#17

I think I’ll wait until I can buy this sign


#18

I’m in the market for one of these, myself:


#19

that is


#21