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Found flint

On a walk around the park, after the recent heavy rain, a member of the public found a marvelous flint adze protruding from the ground. They have kindly donated it to the Group. The third photo shows the bottom edge, … Continue reading

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Alan Hills: Shorne Woods clay pit operation

Some notes taken in discussion with Alan Hills about the workings of the clay pits at Shorne Woods. Alan worked in the Clay Pit from 1959 – 1963. Navvy Driver load clay into hopper which had a screw blades rotating, … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY Dennis

Dennis, a long term volunteer at Shorne Woods Country park, has turned 90! Today the team held a party for him and we all had the chance to wish him a happy birthday. Dennis was an integral part of the … Continue reading

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Flints at Shorne

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Happy Birthday

Happy Birthday to Andrew…seen here with Sophie, Trevor and cake.

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