Wednesday, 7th July 2010




Walk: Tockholes
Start Point:   Grid Reference:  
Distance:   Ascent:  

Scroll down to see photos of the walk

Start and finish


On the way to Darwen Tower


Overlooking Earnsdale Reservoir . . .


which is rather depleted


Start of the ascent to Darwen Tower . . .


getting closer


Sunnyhurst Hey Reservoir about to be replenished


William checks his troops


Nearly there


The troops besiege the Tower . . .


in order to shelter from the wind


The reason the Tower was constructed


William leads his troops down to Sunnyhurst Wood . . .


which they enter by the Lych Gate . . .


and take advantage of the bandstand to shelter from the rain

Return to 2010 Diary                                                                   Return to top