Sunday, 11th August 2013
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Will we need the waterproofs - it's going to be one of those on / off days!
Heading along the Witton Weavers Way . . .
past Belmont Reservoir
Time for a conference . . .
in the woods
Some unusually large pine cones hide amongst the trees
A calf with an appetitie
Arriving at Cheetham Close . . .
we gather for a group photo . . .
before heading downhill with Egerton in the distance
A depleted Turton & Entwistle Reservoir . . .
where three benches provide the perfect spot for lunch
Looking back to the reservoir
Robb decides to mend a broken stile . . .
having found a 'suitable' hammer he carries out a perfect repair!!
A short pause before the next climb . . .
onto Darwen Moor, with Jubilee (Darwen) Tower in the distance
Tockholes Plantation takes us to . . .
the ruins of Hollinshead Hall, and back to the cars