This week the team have been busy clearing and recording on site. Our volunteers have worked really hard to get the site to this state in only 8 weeks. I thought I would share some nice photos of members of our team this week – they were taken by Romun who joined us on work experience last week.
Lesley MillsPhil Cooke, Archaeologist from Oxford Archaeology NorthEd Kramer ‘the American’ clearing one of the Coke Ovens ready for displayAndre Street with a find in the Boiler House areaMartin Smith clearing the site of the chimneyMark Harrison, volunteer archaeologist Gary Brain ‘tweedledee’ ex miner and volunteer .. has also known to get in costume for our events!
We will continue work next week leading up to our Victorian Day on Saturday 12th August – hope you can join us then!