It was time to part from the peaceful Park Head parkland and progress towards the Black Country Living Museum. The direct way, of course, would have been straight through the Dudley Tunnel, but that was impossible for us. Our route, therefore, was to be along to Windmill End, through Netherton Tunnel and either left or right at the New Main Line.
After making use of the facilities at Blowers Green Pump House we soon found ourselves in what looked like open country. No doubt the area used to be collieries, iron works and foundries, but now the grass and trees have taken over.
Alvecote approaches - Tomorrow begins the final holiday of this (academic) year. It's not a cruising holiday as I had planned, and postponed, only to postpone again. But going t...
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