Burying Sidney’s Time Capsule

With the the hole for the basement completed, and the under floor insulation about to be laid, Sidney (my 4 year old grandson) asked to bury something to be found in the future.

Sid & James arrive with his box of treasures
Sid & James arrive with his box of treasures

 

The contents
The contents

Some interesting things in Sidney’s capsule: –

  • Photo with Mum & Dad
  • Coins
  • An old mobile phone
  • A USB data stick with loads of interesting stuff – encased in wax to protect it from water
  • Some hair from 3 generations of Dowlings!
  • etc.
Deciding where it should go
Deciding where it should go
Making a space
Making a space

Tom made the hole with the digger much to Sidney’s delight.

Sidney placing the capsule in the hole
Sidney placing the capsule in the hole
All gone!
All gone!

Tomorrow the capsule will be covered by Insulation and then the reinforced concrete basement floor. It may not re-appear for a 100 years!

 

 

 

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