Pictures 2006

Old entrance to site. Engine house on the left and part of the chimney on the right.

Old entrance to site. Engine house on the left and part of the chimney on the right.

The site of the new entrance path with the front spoil heap on the left.

The site of the new entrance path with the front spoil heap on the left.

The site was rediscovered in 1981 by John Cornwell. A YOP project started some excavation c. 1984. At that time, the site looked like this with a large bank of excavated earth and the outlines of some of the buildings.