Wednesday, 3rd June 2009

             

            

 

Walk: Strawberry Duck (sadly closed), Wayoh Fold, 200 year old coke ovens above Broadhead Clough, Aushaw Moss.
Start Point: Crown & Thistle, Hoddleston Grid Reference: SD 721 197
Distance: 5 miles Ascent: 650 feet
Time: 2.5 hours    
Weather: Overcast with occasional sunny intervals. Started at 11C. (Refreshing for those of us in shorts!)
Comments: Walk was based on walk 22 in Paul Hannon’s “West Pennine Moors” book.

Scroll down to see photos of the walk

First climb near Cote Farm

 

Entering old quarry near Edge Fold

 

At the coke ovens at Broadhead Clough

 

Coke ovens at Broadhead Clough on 7th February recce

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