Visitors to the church yard in the past week may have noticed some further progress. The retaining wall opposite the south porch has now been repaired and consolidated. Our bricklayer has done a great job dealing with a real mess. He has used bricks salvaged during the work to the paths and has mortared only … Continue reading Further progress in the churchyard
I am delighted to report great progress after a full week of work laying the new paths in the church yard. The path leading from the main gate was laid up to and beyond the Priest's Door on the south side of the Chancel this morning. This area will be open to walk on by … Continue reading The Church Yard re-opens!
Our contractors have made good progress on the paths since they were able to return to work earlier this month. The aerial view above shows the line of the new path that leads round to the north door where the new threshold will allow step-free access into the church. In this current phase of work, … Continue reading Progress on the church yard paths
Nice though the brick path revealed yesterday appeared to be, on closer examination it was not in great shape. Many of the bricks were cracked and shattered, and clearly they had not done a good job although a lot of effort had gone into laying them. We believe that the bricks were laid in the … Continue reading Day 8 – The Anglo-Saxon church begins to take shape