Tag Archives: Chris Iles

Mason Street, Latest Progress.

In the last few weeks, we have been rather busy on Mason Street. During our regular digging days we have continued to dig out the Sandstone Arch, which is looking more impressive than it ever has. We are now down to the bedrock floor and it looks so much bigger and expansive. We have also […]
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Members Visits 2017

Our member’s visits for 2017, which give members the chance to do a full tour of the Non-Public tunnels under the care of the Friends of Williamson’s Tunnels will be held on: Wednesday 14th June 2017 Saturday & Sunday 22nd & 23rd July 2017 Saturday & Sunday 23rd & 24th September 2017 On these special […]
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First dig in the Sandstone Arch.

Progress continues on Joseph Williamson’s House site. Today a small group of volunteers started to dig out the Sandstone Arch, whilst another group constructed a protective cover over the newly discovered steps as protection from the weather. For those of you that have never visited under Williamson’s House site, the Sandstone Arch is at the […]
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Another sad loss: Ian Scott – RIP

We had been saddened to hear of the passing of another of our good friends, Ian Scott. Ian had been a member and hands on volunteer for many years, he passed away on the 17th December 2016 though we didn’t find out till much later. Several FoWT Trustees and volunteers attended his funeral on Wednesday […]
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CNN, Great Big Story feature the Tunnels.

Our amazing year has been rounded off by yet another video feature on the Williamson’s Tunnels. This film was made and produced by the American News Channel, CNN who visited recently to make a short film for their “Great Big Story” feature. Filming took place in the amazing empty Chambers of Paddington. The video can be […]
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