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Interesting finds as we clear more of the Silo Tower:

These items were found lodged behind the listed Gilkes machine and covered in pigeon poo! Once cleaned up we can see it is a very larger spanner and hook.



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Lou is the owner of Cragend Farm with her husband Shaun, and deals with everything from Holiday Accommodation inquiries to egg collection from the chickens; she is the social media and web design finger-tapper.

Find Out More About Cragend

Cragend Farm has a interesting and diverse history, from technical innovations to historic buildings. Tied in closely to the neighbouring Cragside Estate home of Victorian inventor and industrialist Lord Armstrong.