Sunday, 15th April 2012

Walk: Tithe Barn Hill ,Crook Farm, Cockersand Abbey, Clarkson’s farm, Kendal Hill, Brows Bridge & Lancaster Canal (Glasson branch)
Start Point: Glasson Dock Grid Reference: SD 446 561
Distance: 5.1 miles Ascent: Little
Time: 2.75 hours    
Weather: Sunny
Comments: 17 people set off up Tithe Barn Hill to join the Lancashire Coastal Path to Crook Farm & then south to Cockersand Abbey where we took a break & learned all about the Abbey from a notice board on the door. The route then turned inland along a single-track road & up the drive to Clarkson’s farm. We crossed several fields to Kendal Hill & on to towards Brows Bridge where we joined the canal back to the marina where many boats were moored.

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The lighthouse at Cockersands

 

The blot on the landscape that is Heysham, power station

 

Cockersands Abbey

 

Three wise men!

 

Information

 

Come on folks!

 

The herd coming to see what's happening

 

Spring lambs

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