Improvers' Walling Course. Photos by Malcolm Parsons


The start on Saturday                                                                          Coffee break after clearing down to base level ready to rebuild.

Working from from both sides of the wall                                           Getting the width and height right

Chipping stone to fit                                                                                                Phil the tutor with the wallers
The gang and the finished wall                                                                   The next door neighbour pleased with his new wall

Beginners' Walling Course 2/3 October. Photos by Phil Smith

Our flag at the entrance to Chancellors Farm                             Saturday was WET

Fortunately the weather on Sunday was kind

From the road looking in

Mendip Ploughing Society Match 29th September 2021

                                                                         Jack of Herts - Traction Engine

The length of the drag engine ploughing site                                    The drag plough on a returning furrow

Start them young                                                                The drag plough     

Walling classes - beginners and improvers, 1.5 meters each                   John, who came third in the Beginners class (centre )

Lauren from the AONB came 4th in the Beginners

Walk on Sunday 3rd October 2021  Photos by Peter Janes and Cassy Walkling

View point near Hinton Blewitt                                   End of the walk at Heriots Bridge

 Visit to Gully Cave, July 2021

Walking up to the site                         Working outside the entrance              Photos by David Shears.

Site before clearing by volunteers                     Big pile of brecca (from Italian for rubble)

Volunteers clearing away rubble

Outside the entrance to the cave                            Finds Table                          Photos by Greg Villis

A large auroch bone from a previous dig                           Bones    Photos by Joan Goddard

Working inside the cave   Photo by Greg Villis

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