Wednesday, 20th October 2010




Walk: Halton to Williamson Park
Start Point: Greyhound Pub, Halton Grid Reference: SD 502 647
Distance: 7 miles Ascent: 550 feet
Time: -    
Weather: Wall to wall sunshine with blue skies and autumn tints
Comments: Followed the River Lune to the canal aqueduct and then followed the canal to Moor Lane. Ascended from the canal to Williamson Park for a tea break. Views of the Lakeland fells and Morecambe Bay from the Ashton Memorial. Returned via Ridge and Denny Beck Lane for lunch. Ingleborough could be seen on the return journey.

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Rosemary leads the way


St Wilfred's Church, Halton


Reflections on the Lune (canal aqueduct)


More reflections of the aqueduct


The River Lune


A waterlogged kangaroo


Lancaster Castle


Preston to Kendal canal at Lancaster


A little cold to the posterior perhaps!


A church on the hill


Ashton Memorial, Lancaster


Ashton Memorial on the sunny side


Lakeland Fells seen from Williamson Park


Stewart checks his compasses


Autumn colour


Winter berries


A carpet of leaves


Ingleborough and the National Grid

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