Wednesday, 7th July 2010

   

            

 

Walk: Tockholes
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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

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