We have walked about 6.5 miles today including the walking to the boundary stone. We then walked to Stoney Middleton, the next village.
We have enjoyed an ice cream or hot chocolate before our walk to the boundary stone
We found out lots of fascinating facts about the church including, the story of the plague from the stained glass window.
In the museum we found lots of interesting facts about the plague
The children watched a very interesting film about the history of Eyam
The year 4’s that have arrived today have had a busy day visiting the church, the museum and the boundary stone, photos to follow later.
We looked at the plague cottages where many of the people who died from the plague lived
We visited the Riley graves where members of the Hancock family are buried. We sang Ring a Ring of Roses which is about the plague. We then pretended to drag […]
The Riley Graves at Riley Farm mark the burial place of the Hancock family. 6 members of the family all died in the space of 6 days and the only […]
We have just been to visit the well named after William Mompesson.