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Wednesday, August 10, 2011

C'mon baby light my fire.....



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A couple of the ornate fire places from Tyntesfield.  Imagine having to clean these daily and keep them supplied with wood and coal.  All for the wage of a few pounds a year.  Apparently there were 19 staff employed just to keep the house " ticking over". 

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