Wednesday, 27th July 2011




Walk: Chipping, Lickhurst & Dinkling Green
Start Point: Chipping car park Grid Reference: SD 622 433
Distance: 8 miles Ascent: 500 feet
Time: 5 hours    
Weather: Fine and sunny
Comments: At the car park we all enjoyed the decorated cart, part of the Chipping, Village in Bloom Competition entry. A group of 25 set off through Chipping before taking to the fields near the village duck pond. The circular route took us via Lickhurst Farm, Dinkling Green Farm, and New Laund before climbing New Laund Hill overlooking the River Hodder. The return leg passed Fair Oak, Higher & Lower Greystonely, Knot Hill back to Chipping.

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Floral cart in Chipping car park


Notice on the cart . . .


and some old farming implements


Making for the fields


Approaching Lickhurst Farm


Coffee stop looking back over Lickhurst


Lunch near Tunstall Ing . . .


with the hay making as entertainment


The Hodder in trees

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