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Phase 1 to be completed by June 2010 will see the construction of a cloister and bell tower, cloister garden, wildlower meadow, moat, swimming pond and a bog garden.

Its December 16th and diggers have dug out the foundations for the cloister and bell tower.  The concrete is delivered and poured.

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Digging out the foundations for the cloister and bell tower

Foundations for the cloister and bell tower

Wide angle view showing the foundations for the cloister and bell tower

  

The first delivery of concrete is poured

It starts to snow during the third delivery of concrete

The third delivery of concrete after it has been evenly spread

Reinforcing mesh being laid after the third delivery of concrete

The concrete is evenly spread over the metal reinforcing mesh

The final delivery and its all hands on deck to evenly spread the concrete.

 The concrete is then covered and left to cure.

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