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Badger
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A story in pictures.
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Very, very well preserved wood. What I can't post is the delightful smell of anaerobes that still lingers on my hands. Time for a shower.

Spoil heap management is an issue. This morning we came on site and found the "Andrewnine Wall" across the top of the heap! An obvious direction on where to dump!

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Some rather nice bricks popped up just before rain shortened our day.


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Seems to have one half of a script message on it. Tantalizingly close to readable.

I rather like this one.

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The indents near the top are either animal tracks or more likely a series of finger imprints from the brickmaker.

Tim Wolter
Edited by Badger, May 8 2012, 09:50 AM.
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Week 6 · 2012