The Greendykes Organic Allotment Group Gallery


The images below are very poor quality, deliberatly, but if you were logged in as an allotment holder, you could open the full-sized images, & many more, in superb quality.
All of the photographs below were taken by Brian Sheilds, he therefore owns the ©
  • Before construction began

    Before construction began

    The area, just before we started.

  • Gorgous blossom in a tree nearby

    Gorgous blossom in a tree nearby

    Amazing blossom in a tree near the allotment area.

  • First step is cutting the grass

    First step is cutting the grass

    Before anything can de done we had to cut the grass.

  • Time for a new fence

    Time for a new fence

    Then we had to build a new fence.

  • Fenceposts have to go deep

    Fenceposts have to go deep

    The fenceposts had to be sunk deeply.

  • Getting there

    Getting there!

    Thing were soon progressing.

  • Fence completed

    Fence completed

    At last the fence was completed.

  • Very first plot 17

    Very first plot 17 (I think)

    This seems to be the very first plot 17.

  • Plot 18 being structured

    Plot 18 being structured

    Plot 18 just being put together.

  • Very first plot 8

    Very first plot 8

    The birth of plot 8.

  • Very first plot 3 coming together

    Very first plot 3 coming together

    The very start of plot 3.

  • What was new plant bed

    What was new plant bed

    The plant bed outside the allotments, which has now overgrown & will soon be gone.

  • South alongside Greendykes House

    South alongside Greendykes House

    Looking south alongside Greendykes House.

  • Original compost bins

    Original compost bins

    The Original compost bins.

  • Wauchope House from south of the fence

    Wauchope House from south of the fence

    Looking towards Wauchope House from south of the fence.

  • Looking across from the gate

    Looking across from the gate

    Looking across the allotments from inside the gate.

  • Early allotment pictures

    Very first plot 4

    A view of the first plot 4.

  • New polytunnel

    New polytunnel

    The New polytunnel.

  • Early plot 8

    Early plot 8

    A look at one of the first versions of plot 8.

  • Early plot 9

    Early plot 9

    A very early plot 9.