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Post by sticky Tue Sep 23, 2008 12:02 pm

Hi all,

guess what ive discovered... in the electronics cavity of my thunder 1 is a message written in pencil, it reads:

John parkers guitar purchased in oct 1982 played everyday soon be recognised by millions of my fans all over the world.

It is quite hard to make out one or two of the words but im quite positive ive got it right.

maybe this could have been your guitar...

bye for now

mark
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Post by colt933 Tue Sep 23, 2008 3:41 pm

Post a picture!
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Post by sticky Tue Sep 23, 2008 4:13 pm

Here you go...


Message in a... westone. Dsc01011

Message in a... westone. Dsc01012

sorry theyre a bit big and as you can see it is quite hard to work out what is written, especially in the pictures.


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Post by Guest Tue Sep 23, 2008 5:24 pm

Hello Mark, Smile

Is that cool or what?
Cool Cool

I wonder where John Parker is now and if he still owns any Westones?
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JOHN PARKER:
If you are out there, our little bairn Mark here has got your old guitar
cheers - but I'm betting he won't let you have it back! lol!

Cool find there Mark, now do your homework please!
Cool study

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Post by pmac Wed Sep 24, 2008 7:19 am

hi there i did the same thing to my thunder 1a bass in about 1983 my full name and address inside the control panel if any one finds it let me know my name is phil and im from ireland
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Post by sticky Wed Sep 24, 2008 7:56 am

hi...


  • phil, ive just bought a thunder 1A bass, you never know it could be yours?
  • Pauline, yes it is a cool find and your right i definitely won't let him have it back for anything under... £1000 lol!

mark.
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Post by pmac Thu Sep 25, 2008 5:33 am

its inside a cherry red one would be amazing if its found,i sold it locally in derry in ireland but it could have made its way to england,as the guy who bought it did a tour and is not sure what he done with it so could be anywhere,, would love to get it back so if anyone has it .....
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Post by sticky Thu Sep 25, 2008 8:04 am

oh... cherry red yeh? nice, but im afraid the bass ive bought isnt yours because its one of the natural finished ones. anyway i wish you the best in finding your bass.

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Post by Guest Thu Sep 25, 2008 8:12 am

Hi Phil, Smile

Wouldn't it be great if somebody out there had your old guitar?

Ooh, I hope somebody has and sees your post... I just love happy endings!
Very Happy

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Post by catonine Wed Dec 10, 2008 1:33 am

http://www.czar.org.uk/3.html
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Post by catonine Wed Dec 10, 2008 1:42 am

http://cirencesterguitar.co.uk/ .. this one..
http://www.myspace.com/johnparkeruk
http://www.freeindex.co.uk/profile(John-Parker-s-Guitar-Tuition)_75992.htm

all the same guy..

i am the american sherlock holmes.. lol

"John Parker's Guitar Tuition is a small business, offering quality
guitar tuition to individuals throughout Cirencester. John Parker's
Guitar Tuition, which is located in Cirencester, originally started
teaching guitar in 1990 and has over 18 years experience in the Music
Tuition business.

The business delivers high quality Guitar
tuition to individuals, which is intended to foster creativity and
develop musicianship. With a fully equipped teaching room and audio
equipment, the guitar teacher also has helped many current and former
students to achieve their musical ambitions.

As a small
business with no employees John Parker's Guitar Tuition has over 18
years, experience teaching to the highest standard both privately and
in local schools."
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Post by Guest Wed Dec 10, 2008 8:20 pm

Hey, good work there Sherlock! study

Has anyone tried contacting this guy yet to see if it was his guitar?
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Post by catonine Thu Dec 11, 2008 6:34 am

i didnt.. i figure whomever found it should get in touch with him.. i was just guessing that it was this guy.. if it is it seems easy enough to contact him.. i am sure he would be ok with not getting the guitar back.. he obviously lost it along the line.. hopefully not stolen.. ha.. he may be thrilled to find out where it has been and where you got it from, etc.. and i have no idea what i would be describing to him.. so i just did a little search work.. lol..
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Post by sticky Mon Nov 28, 2011 8:42 pm

Wow, it's been a very long time since i was last on here, just thought i would log in to see what was going on and i see that someone (be it 3 years ago) may have found the person my guitar belongs to! Shocked I've still got the guitar so i'm going to contact the guy and see if it really was his!
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Post by Iceman Mon Nov 28, 2011 9:15 pm

Glad you found your way back, sticky. Had a long strange trip, did you? Laughing

I always have wondered what the upshot of this thread was. Perhaps we now will see! bounce
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Post by Warrn Tue Nov 29, 2011 12:40 am

Can't wait to see what the response is! Very Happy
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Post by sticky Tue Nov 29, 2011 5:13 am

No strange trips for me, just too much work! But now i'm at university i seem to have a lot more spare time on my hands Very Happy

Looks like i'll have to keep searching, apparently he never owned one, so there must be another John Parker who plays/played guitar out there somewhere! Haha
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Post by The Chad Tue Nov 29, 2011 3:29 pm

I betcha John Parker is the real name of some world famous guitarist right now. cheers We'll find out who soon.
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Post by westcoaster Tue Nov 29, 2011 3:36 pm

I'm John Parker and so's my wife.
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