Via Chris Nicholes: A 60s photo of the old road & River along Brandy Mary’s ( Blowering dam site ), a Morris minor convertible car, from the book Blowering Valley
With thanks to Chris Nicholes: A 60’s Photo, Corn Harvesting for Mountain Maid cannery at Batlow. Out Blowering way, two Internationals from Kells garage.
With thanks to Margaret Whitley: Front row: Dianne Foord, Jennifer West, Lynette Pearce, Janet Crampton, Jenny Learmont, Robyn Piper, Jenny Weeden, Margaret Hosken, Roslyn Simmonds, Jill McIntyre, Helen Clout, Pauline Anderson Back Row: Meryl Shaw, Jennette Annetts, Wilfred Klaus, Bobby Douglas, Ron Blomfield, Chris Bonner, Peter Crampton, George Lusis, John Giddings, Roger Learmont, Joe Halas, […]
During the transition of the Wynyard Hotel ti a medical centre in 2019, some history was revealed from some previous work undertaken in 1968. Picture courtesy of Andrianna Benjamin.
Thanks to Chris Nicholes for this picture and to Kevin Lawson for the description below: This is before the Concrete lining. Note! the steel arches with peak at the top. Arches are concreted into the base. Timber supports and wedging typical of support for potential rock falls throughout the whole length.