The site hut and tool lockup arrived, along with portaloos and barriers and fencing and Tommy got started.
Emily & Tommy taking a break when Mark Patterson, BBC, dropped by.
Mark Patterson dropped by at 10 and did an onsite interview - and was a bit disparaging of our 'salubrious' site hut. The interview went out at 2 o'clock and Mark will be following us on air and on his Facebook page for the run of the excavation.
Brian and Dermot rolled in from Belfast just before 11 with the tools and rest of the kit
Dermot & Brian
Today's Irish News and Derry News both featured articles on the dig and a photographer from the Derry Journal called by and took our picture.
Below the tarmac was loose gravel, hardcore and demolition rubble. The rubble probably represents the outbuildings and garden buildings that were levelled in the 1960s. The spoil was removed by a sequence of lorries including one really funky one.