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Renovation 1. The Elum – Day 2.

(above) The elum shining in torchlight in the cellar. The glossiness is ‘Nitro-Mors’ doing its stuff and blistering stubborn paintwork.

The confined space of the cellar certainly isn’t the best place to do this kind of work; for a start the build -up of fumes only allows me to work for a short time, and the movement sensor on the tunnel light outside the cellar when not activated plunges me into darkness every 90 seconds!

Renovation by torchlight is an acquired taste – but needs must, and the job’s just got to be done. I’m working against the clock.

(above) One suitably ‘Halloween-y’ Elum…

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