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Heritage Open Days 2017

If you are not yet a member of the Friends of Williamson’s Tunnels, or have not yet Visited the The Non-Public Tunnels, why not do so this year. The Friends of Williamson’s Tunnels will be taking part in the 2017 Heritage Open Days, opening our Paddington site for free tours. Why not book yourself in […]
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Comparison of Photographs, showing Level 4 progress…

These three images were all taken in the Ash Chamber. They show three stages of our progress, emptying this deep chamber completely by hand. Before we started to empty this section, it was possible to touch the brick roof. In fact when we had visitors to Paddington, we always suggested that they to do just […]
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Ash Chamber, We are nearly there…

The last few months have seen our digging team continue to dig out the Ash Chamber. The Ash Chamber has grown in size at quite an impressive rate and is the largest and deepest of the two chambers on Level 4. You may well have seen photographs already of our progress in uncovering the bedrock […]
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Heritage Open Days 2016

The Friends of Williamson’s Tunnels will be taking part in 2016 Heritage Open Days, once again opening our Paddington site for free tours. Why not book yourself in and see for yourself what we have been busy doing for the last 4 years. See the amazing, deep subterranean chambers carved out of the Sandstone Bedrock […]
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