Depot 2 Eastlays Quarry
in private hands
'Mushroom plan for the Caves of Death'. A plan to
transform Eastlays into the largest mushroom farm in the world
was scuttled by the County Council Highways Authority on the
basis that local roads were inadequate for the traffic such
a venture would generate.
The BBC selected Eastlays as the location for filming 'The
Fourth Arm' and an episode of 'Blake's Seven'.
'Doom City'. Rusepalm Developments had its plans
for a nuclear fallout shelter passed by the Highways Authority,
despite the fact a surface car park for 3,000 cars was included
along with underground accommodation for 10,000 people. However,
the company collapsed soon after.