|Walk:||Alongside motorway, Derby Hill, over and alongside railway, Weeton Road at Crook't Tree Brow, Greenbank farm. Over motorway, Greenhalgh, Kirby's Farm, Weeton Road nr. Stanley Bank, Pub|
|Start Point:||The Eagle and Child||Grid Reference:||SD 384 387|
|Distance:||5.7 miles||Ascent:||300 feet|
|Weather:||Warm and sunny|
|Comments:||30 people met for the walk. Though a
local walk for many people no-one remembered having done it before!
As can be seen from the photos there were a number of crops growing
in the fields which often meant a detour round the side of the
Excellent meals, well served were enjoyed by all who stayed to eat.
Scroll down to see photos of the walk
Weeton with Preese
Deep in conversation
Elizabeth, our leader
Alongside Church Road, Weeton
Joan traverses a rickety stile
Stewart and Joan B report a problem
Crossing a field newly sprayed with liquid manure!
A bridge crossing
Ian points the way
Crossing the Preston to Blackpool railway
Zag zigging up the embankment
A Blackpool bound train crossing the footpath
Up a bit of a n'ill
A bridge through the blossom . . .
and then a wheatfield
A breakaway group
No - Not on to the M55
Strolling through another wheat field . . .
and onto a rough track
On the edge of a wheat field
Buttercups and blossom
Our back marker
A gate past its sell by date
A Jet 2 looking for Blackpool
Start and dining location
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