Podcast – Curiosity collector

Curiosities and gadgets were on display in one of the large tents at the Hethersgill Vintage Rally 2009. Alan Head has been collecting stuff for … [Read more...]





Podcast – Marshall One – Steam engine

Marshall One, a recently restored steam powered general purpose engine, was one of the many highlights to be found at the Hethersgill Vintage … [Read more...]





Death of a King – Burgh by Sands

Every year thousands of people pass through the small village of Burgh by Sands on their walk along the Hadrian's Wall National Trail but few people … [Read more...]





Waverley Viaduct – or Eden viaduct. Carlisle

Spanning the River Eden in the North West corner of the City of Carlisle is the Waverley or Eden Viaduct. With 6 arches the bridge is a Grade 2 … [Read more...]