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LIVE updates! Digging the Dirt at Jenny Brown's Point

Fri, 2017-11-10 09:32
Excavating the Bay at Jenny Brown’s Point

What lies beneath the soggy saltmarsh at the mysterious chimney at Jenny Brown's Point, Silverdale?

This week a team of our very own venturing volunteers have pulled on their wellies, picked up their spades, and hit the sands (well, the rocky bit on the edge of the sands)...

Follow our progress over the next week to see what we uncover! You can also see live tweets and Facebook posts.

Click on each day listed below to find out what has happened so far...

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Digging deep - what lies beneath?

Fri, 2017-11-03 15:19
Excavation to seek answers about Silverdale's iconic chimney

The Bay's very own Indiana Jones' and Lara Crofts are gathering in Silverdale over the next two weeks, brushing off their trowels and donning their stripy jumpers... in the hope of uncovering secret stones and forgotten fragments, hidden beneath the saltmarsh at the iconic site of Jenny Brown's Point.

Local enthusiasts of all things old and muddy are joining Morecambe Bay Partnership and professional archaeologists to excavate three trenches near to the site of the iconic chimney located on the shore near to Jenny Brown's Point - a well known landmark of Morecambe Bay.

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