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.
Running at last, to a 30th Birthday - So again it was up early and everything in the engine room ended up on the bed with a old sheet over it.. Del set about trying to split these pulleys and fi...
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