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Published February 10, 2022 Updated June 08, 2022


My wife and I have recently started to offer a holiday cottage for rent.

In case you want to have a holiday in Suffolk, UK, Karen and I have turned the cottage adjoining our house into a holiday let. The website for the cottage is at

Take a look and if you have any questions, contact us on


By Ken Lodge

Member since May 14, 2012

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​I'm Ken Lodge and have been collecting playing cards since I was about eighteen months old (1945). I am also a trained academic, so I can observe and analyze reasonably well. I've applied these analytical techniques over a long period of time to the study of playing cards and have managed to assemble a large amount of information about them, especially those of the standard English pattern. Read more...

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