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Old Moor, High Peak (SK17 8TB) area information, map

Dovedale is a honey pot for the Peak District and attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors every year. This 10km circular walk gives you all the pleasures of upper Dovedale, starting and ending in the charming Peak District village of Hartington but without the crowds of Dovedale.

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Kinder Scout, Derbyshire Great British walks Travel

Kinder Scout, Derbyshire, Peak District Keep right at path junctions until you reach a gate in the wall leading to Tunstead the Cuckoo Stone and the ancient burial mounds on King

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Nigel Thackrah User Profile Bench Mark Database

BM King Sterndale. BM Kirkburton, #113 North Road. BM Kirkburton, #33 Turnshaw Lane. BM Kirkburton, #37 Shelley Lane. BM Peak Dale, Entrance to Tunstead Quarry. BM Peak Dale, Hardybarn. BM Peak Dale, Longridge Lane. BM Peak Dale, Longridge Lane, Batham Gate Crossroads.

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Derbyshire geography Introduction Englische Bücher

Derbyshire geography Introduction von Englische Bücher zum Genre günstig & portofrei bestellen im Online Shop von Ex Libris.

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Out & About Chelmorton and Area

14/05/2012 · A personal diary with text & pics about 4 friends that go out walking in the Peak District every Sunday morning. Derbyshire in England has a fantastic range of scenery from rolling green hills to the fabulous moors and gritstone edges.

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Earl Sterndale and High Wheeldon from Longnor Walk

Earl Sterndale and High Wheeldon from Longnor. This route starts from the attractive North Staffordshire village of Longnor. It then crosses the Dove Valley into Derbyshire, passes through Earl Sterndale to climb High Wheeldon before re-crossing the Dove back into Staffordshire.

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Places of interest near Peak Forest railway station

Wormhill is a village and civil parish in the High Peak district of Derbyshire, England, situated east by north of Buxton. The population of the civil parish including Peak Dale was 1,020 at the 2011 Census. Wormhill was mentioned in the Domesday book as belonging to Henry de Ferrers and containing 20 acres of

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Fernydale Farm Nr Buxton Visit Peak District

Turn right for Longnor on the B5053. Follow road under bridge, past a quarry and over the hill. As you drop down the hill you will see the village of Earl Sterndale in the bottom. Ignore 1st turn left and carry on until you reach crossroads. Turn left for Earl Sterndale and follow this road for 200yds and turn left into Farm Drive. There is a

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Cowdale Quarry limestone extraction and processing site

Cowdale Quarry limestone extraction and processing site 540m north east of Staden Manor is a Scheduled Monument in King Sterndale, Derbyshire, England. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of this building.

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David Heys steam diesel photo collection 52 RAIL

For just over sixty-one years between 1936 and the end of 1997, hopper wagon trains conveying crushed limestone ran from Tunstead quarry in the Peak District to the soda ash plants at Northwich in Cheshire. One hundred and fifty-two of these wagons were built by Charles Roberts of Wakefield for Imperial Chemical Industries Alkali division.

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Hotels in Ashbourne Hotels near Ashbourne hotelsuk

Below is a list of cities within Ashbourne, please select a city to see a list of hotels.

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Derbyshire Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and

A collection of genealogical profiles related to Derbyshire Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Derbyshire Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Geni Project Derbyshire Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards.

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Out & About Tunstead Quarry & Wormhill

30/10/2011 · Tunstead Quarry started to operate in 1929 and by the 1970's was the largest limestone quarry in europe being 2km long and 1km wide. It is the largest producer of high quality indusrial limestone in Europe and produces 5.5 million tonnes of limestone annually.

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All Postcodes in the SK17 Postcode District

Below are all of the active postcodes that we currently have on file for the SK17 postcode district. The list also includes expired postcodes that we may have data for (those that have been discontinued by Royal Mail). We maintain several years of data on expired codes. Click here to view demographic information about SK17 as a whole.

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252 easy to follow circular walk route maps of all grades

Two hundred fifty-two easy-to-follow circular walk route maps of all grades in The Peak District in Walk Grade Order. Scroll down the list of walks below & click on each walk title (in blue) to locate it

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Reserves and species

Hadfields Quarry Nature Reserve, in the beautiful Hope Valley, is a patchwork of species-rich grassland, small-scale wetland, woodland and bare rock in and around a disused limestone quarry. To one side of the reserve is a working quarry and cement works, while to

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john merrill walk guides PEAK DISTRICT BOUNDARY WALK

PEAK DISTRICT NATIONAL PARK BOUNDARY WALK Route taken by John Merrill July 10 to 20. 1975. Basically using the nearest right of way path/track/lane or road to the boundary. Part of my training programme preparing for a 2,200 mile walk, linking the then 10 National Parks, major National Trails and highest peaks in one continuous walk.

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Deepdale Walks, Walking in Deepdale, Deepdale Walking

Deepdale, a tributary of the main Wye (river) valley, has recently been awarded SSSI status (Site of Special Scientific Interest) testifying to the importance of the Dale. The walk also traverses the surrounding Limestone plateau and visits King Sterndale and Chelmorton taking note of the history of both.

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Home Stoke and Newcastle Ramblers

Welcome to the web site of Stoke and Newcastle Ramblers. Anyone is welcome to join any of our walks, and to see for yourself the enjoyment we get. After a couple of walks, we would then invite you to become a member of our national charity, and support our campaigning for maintenance and improvement of our walking assets. More

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King Sterndale holiday cottage in Buxton, Derbyshire

Sleeping up to four people in two bedrooms, this cosy first floor apartment is set amid lovely countryside in Cowdale, 2.5 miles from Buxton.

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Limestone quarry tunstead Blue Towers Community

The valley is now dominated by Tunstead Quarry, a large limestone quarry, 168 worked since 1929. Given its economic importance, the boundary of the Peak District National Park was carefully drawn to exclude the dale. By 1973, Tunstead was the largest quarry in Europe, and permission to extend it into the National Park was rejected on the grounds that there was sufficient stone to last until

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Wild Walks Discover Buxton

Climbing out of the dale we will reach the charming hamlet of King Sterndale with its Buttercross and intriguing 19th century church. Hob Thirsts Cave, Deep Dale. We will then continue to Staden Low and Hillhead & Hind Low quarries which have a fascinating industrial heritage which will also be explained. Hillhead Quarry

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Reserves and species

Hadfields Quarry Nature Reserve, in the beautiful Hope Valley, is a patchwork of species-rich grassland, small-scale wetland, woodland and bare rock in and around a disused limestone quarry. To one side of the reserve is a working quarry and cement works, while to

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Walk detail Ramblers

The Ramblers Britain's walking charity working to protect and expand the places people love to walk and promote walking for health and pleasure. Walking information, advice and campaigns, walking news and events, group led walks and an online library of walking routes.

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A day spent sauntering from dale to dale in many weathers

In any case, I climbed the side of Deep Dale to commence crossings of fields as I passed King Sterndale and passed through Cowdale and Staden. As I did so, another quarry lurked almost unseen but that was quickly passed with reaching Buxton uppermost in my mind. At Staden, I passed a lady trying to coax a horse into its stable for the night.

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john merrill walk guides PEAK DISTRICT BOUNDARY WALK

PEAK DISTRICT NATIONAL PARK BOUNDARY WALK Route taken by John Merrill July 10 to 20. 1975. Basically using the nearest right of way path/track/lane or road to the boundary. Part of my training programme preparing for a 2,200 mile walk, linking the then 10 National Parks, major National Trails and highest peaks in one continuous walk.

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Chelmorton Blackwell King Sterndale

Continuing, the path climbs a steep hillside to follow the A6 towards Buxton, passing by the busy Topley Pike Quarry with good views into this working area. Then dropping down and crossing the busy A6, the path climbs another steep-sided hill to reach the quiet and seemingly sheltered from the busy modern world, village of King Sterndale. The

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Airbnb® King Sterndale Holiday Rentals & Places to

Direct access to decking & garden so you can enjoy the water, wildlife and countryside. King size bed, TV, continental breakfast, kettle, tea/coffee/milk, toaster and a small fridge. Plenty of walks from the doorstep, cycle routes and climbing opportunities. Perfectly located to explore the Peak District

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Walking and Cycling In The Peak District Biggin Hall

Walking and Cycling In The Peak District. Derbyshire is a county with magnificent natural beauty which provides a beautiful setting in which to enjoy a cycling break or a walking holiday. Explore Derbyshire's stunning rolling hills, rugged peaks, canal towpaths and gentle greenways by bike, or on foot.

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Buxton walks to download and print Walking in

Walking in Derbyshire Buxton walks to download and print FREE! Axe Edge walk 7.3 miles Bowden Bridge walk 5.2 miles Brierlow Bar walk 5 miles Burbage walk 8 miles Buxton walk 1 mile Buxton walk 4.5 miles Buxton walk 4.75 miles Buxton walk 8 miles Buxton walk 9 miles Buxton walk 9 miles Buxton walk 12 miles Buxton walk 18.8 miles Chapel-en-le-Frith town walk 0.25 miles

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