May 2023 Work Party

Saturday’s work party, consisting of 9 volunteers, did 68.5 hours of work on the Dava Way. It was very successful with most of the planned work being satisfactorily completed or progressed as follows:

  • Drainage ditching and install inspection chamber covers in the Cairn Eney cutting.
  • Surface improvements at north end of the Cairn Eney Cutting (4 tonnes sub-base & 2 tonnes quarry dust).
  • Cleaned 300m of ditch on the west side of the Bantrach cutting.

Additional unplanned Work:

  • None

Other points to note:

  • No injuries or near misses were reported
  • Further drainage work required in the Cairn Eney cutting south end to dry the path and the large pot holes need infilling.
  • Further path surface improvements required in the Cairn Eney Cutting.
  • The Lochenoun gate padlock is seized closed and needs to be fixed or replaced before the Ghost Train Walk on 24th June.