Days 7 & 8 - the Tale of the Water Pipe

 

 After 3.5 hours of minidigging (thanks Jim) and root cutting - the beast is out...

Christchurch Loo

 

...but there was not a lot of room!

Christchurch Loo

Which meant - lay pipe, throw sand, lift pipe, throw more sand, throw gravel, backfill with soil, repeat (lots!)

Christchurch Loo

 

But eventually we are laid, sanded and gravelled to the path...

Christchurch Loo

 

...and laid, sanded, gravelled and backfilled with soil down the side of Christchurch.

Christchurch Loo

 

and then it rained - lots!