Sunday, 25th August 2013
||Riley Green & Green Lane Farm, Hoghton Tower
drive, R. Derwent weir, Hillock Farm, Paper Mills, and canal bank to
||The Boatyard Pub, Riley Green
||SD 625 250
||Very warm and sunny
||Interesting walk, historical interest:
Hoghton Tower, geographical: Darwen Gorge, site of paper mill,
canalside track and marina, architectur: railway viaduct.
Walk was enjoyed by 10 ramblers.
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Looking back towards Darwen Tower and forwards to . . .
A good harvest of acorns
The Derwent gorge
Weir on the River Derwent
The end is in sight. Riley Green Marina
Time for a drink at the Boatyard Pub
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