Grinding Flour at Burton Water Mill near Petworth

Grinding Flour at Burton Water Mill near Petworth

As part of my series exploring the village and locality of Duncton, near Petworth in West Sussex, I visit the fabulously restored Burton Mill. I met with Barry Flannaghan and his wife, Chris, who own and operate the mill on opens days and for enthusiasts for special occasions. In today’s video I learn some of […]

Duncton Village: Memories of the Old Church School

Duncton Village: Memories of the Old Church School

My visit to Duncton village in West Sussex continues with a look at the old schools the village had over time, starting with the very tiny building built in the Victorian era next to the now demolished St Mary’s Church. John Mayes and John Robins remember what it was like to go to slightly bigger […]

The Things You Can Find with a Metal Detector!

Barry Stevens, who has appear on other Bald Explorer videos with me, is a keen metal detectorist. In today’s video he tells me about this fascinating hobby and show me some of his amazing finds he has dug up with permission and approval of the landowner. PLEASE SUPPORT THE BALD EXPLORER My videos are funded […]

Exploring the Basingstoke Canal and the Greywell Tunnel

Exploring the Basingstoke Canal and the Greywell Tunnel

Today I am out with Barry Stevens in North Warnborough taking a stroll along the history Basingstoke Canal up to the now blocked off Greywelll Tunnel. Local resident and history enthusiast, Barry Stevens, introduces me to the stretch of the canal from Odiham Castle to the closed off tunnel informing a little about the canal’s […]