The basement

The Cottages basement staircase. | JLP Archive Collection
The Cottages basement staircase.
JLP Archive Collection
Coal shutes at the rear of the premises. | JLP Archive Collection
Coal shutes at the rear of the premises.
JLP Archive Collection
A well supported basement! | JLP Archive Collection
A well supported basement!
JLP Archive Collection

The Cottages basement was never used.  I can understand why looking at these pictures.  I wonder if those working above realised how well they were supported!

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  • I think it is a good job that we did not know what was beneath us!
    Jenny

    By Jenny Hammond (07/11/2007)

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