Peak District 2015

 


5 Medi / September 2015  10m    Monsal Head - Bakewell - Ashton in the Water       Arweinyddion / Leaders Peter & Alison

Castle Cliffe, Monsal Head (our digs)

Monsal Head Inn

Geraint yn Little Longstone

tuag at y capel

Packhorse Inn, Little Longstone

cae glas

towards disused railway

Helen & Geraint

tuag at yr hen reilffordd

Peter

Alison & Ann on former railway (Monsal Trail)

Geraint & Paula

old station

Peter's spiel

Peter, Brian, Illtyd, & Margaret

crossing the road

old farm building

Jeff on path to Bakewell

fine views

seibiant

Peter towards Bakewell

Sue & Chris

Jeff

another rest

fine bridleway

descending towards Bakewell

regroup

old bridge spanning the Wye River

hen bont

ancient bridge

Emyr yn Bakewell

Bakewell

Illtyd

Bakewell

Bakewell Church

9th century cross

Croes o'r 9ed ganrif

C15 tombs

beddrodau o'r 15g.

church interior

tu fewn i'r eglwys

ancient carved heads

rediscovered stonework

Paula & Alan in ancient stone coffins

A good fit also for Geraint

through back streets

towards Ashford in the Water

cinio

cinio

ar lan afon Wye

heibio i'r da

Paula at Ashford in the Water

Had to drag Geraint away from the cricket

Ashford in the Water Church

church interior

maiden garland to mark the death of virgins

old stone cross

leaving church

ancinet bridge at Ashford in the Water

feeding the birds

bwydo'r adar

on the banks of the Wye

Peter

towards the mill

Margaret & Illtyd

old mill

old mill

into Great Shacklow Woods

rest near Lees Bottom

Geraint & Paula at Mosal Dale

Monsal Dale & Wye River

Ann & Alison

waterfall on the river

sgwt

Mandy & Wyn

towards the vidaduct

Geraint & Paula

under the viaduct

on viadauct of disused Midland Railway

Alan

Chris & Sue

Alison & Ann

into the tunnel -a great feat of engineering

y twnel

Helen and approaching our digs

 

6 Medi / September  2015 10m   Over Haddon - Youlgreave - Lathkill Dale    Arweinyddion / Leaders Peter & Alison

Over Haddon

Jeff, Mandy, Brian, Illtyd

Over Haddon

Mandy

Paula & Helen

Geraint & Illtyd

Lathkill River

Peter, Gary & Alison

River Lathkill

exiting the road

Peter & Alison

towards Alport

tuag at Alport

what's the hold up?

Peter & Alison

Geraint & Brian

Jeff & Mandy

Alport

Alport

bridge at Alport

cliff near Alport

Alison & Gary

another bottleneck

drink stop near Youlgreave

Ann, Alison & Peter

Youlgreave

River Bradford at Youlgreave

hebio i'r da

Bradford river

Afon Bradford

Bradford River

towards Middleton

Peter & Brian

Middleton

former chapel at Middleton

Thomas Bateman's grave

Geraint yn gadael Middleton

old stone stile

Illtyd on Limestone Way

cinio

cinio

Geraint & Paula

Margaret

Emyr, Gary, Illtryd, Helen

Geraint

Lathkill Dale

Lathkill Dale

Brian

One Ash Grange Farm

 

One Ash Grange Farm

Illtyd & Maragret

Sue & Chris

Chris & Sue

tarw mowr

Illtyd at Lathkill Dale

dry river valley of Lathkill Dale

Lathkill Dale

limestone cliffs at Lathkill Dale

cave

Margaret

moplath

debriefing at the Lathkill Hotel

Geraint & Paula

Jeff & Mandy

leaving pub

7 Medi / September 2015   8m    The Roaches - Lud's Church          Arweinyddion / Leaders   Peter & Alison

below the Roaches

The Roaches

ascending

Hen Cloud

standing stone

Alison on old hollow way

Alison

approaching Shawside Farm

Margaret & Brian

fine view

towards Lud's Church

towards Lud's Church

repairing dry stone wall

Forest Wood

Ann, Alison, Kevin, Margaret

entering the enchanting Lud's Church

Lud's Church

Lud's Church

Lud's Church

Peter's long spiel!

Alan

group photo

Margaret

Brian

Helen climbing out of Lud's Church

Lyn towards Hanging Rock

Illtyd

Emyr 'sorry'

Hanging Stone

cinio at Hanging Stone

hanging stone

Burke memorial

Illtyd

path junction

Alison & Ann having a rest

along the Roaches

boulder

bottleneck

Emyr

seibiant

The Roaches

The Roaches

creigiau

Alan

Ann & Illtyd

trig point

Margaret & Ann attacked by flying ants

The Roaches

quarried mill stone?

The Roaches

The Roaches

The Roaches

descending

old farm building

back to the cars

8 Medi / September 2015    8m     Castleton - Mam Tor       Arweinydd / Leader Peter Walters

Castleton

in the direction of Speedwell Cavern

path back to castleton

Castleton

Chris & Lyn

view of castle

window shopping

Brian

Brian

path up to Lose Hill

yn y nudden

seibiant

towards summit of Lose Hill

Lose Hill summit

Peter's spiel

Emyr & Brian

descending

Ann

mist temporarily lifts a bit

passing a cairn

passing another cairn

Peter at Back Tor

descending Back Tor

descending

looking back at Back Tor

Back Tor in distance

Barker Bank

seibiant

Illtyd

Mam Tor summit

cinio

Alan

descending

docile cows up here

Ann & Margaret

Lyn, Chris, & Peter

Gary & Kevin

near Rowter Farm

Margaret & Ann

Brian & Gary

descending Cave Dale

Emyr & Illtyd

view of ther castle

Cave Dale

Castell Castleton

Cave Dale

towards Castleton

back in Castleton

Kevin and the clear summit of Mam Tor!

Peter pointing out the hills

9 Medi / September 2015   8m      Baslow - Chatsworth House                Arweinyddion / Leaders Peter & Alison

Baslow

Alison & Ann

up through woods

towards Bar Road

Margaret, Helen, Brian

Bar Road

Peter

seibiant

Maragret, Alison, Ann

Peter

towards the Eagle Stone

the Eagle Stone

the Eagle Stone

Sue & Chris

Gary & Alan

Highland Cattle

towards the Wellington Monument

Wellington Monument

Chris

Wellington Monument

towards the road

Gary & Brian

Highland Cattle

Alison & Ann

on the road

Gary & Helen towards the Nelson Monument

Margaret, Alison, Helen & Gary

seibiant

Birchen Edge

Birchen Edge

Nelson Monument

Birchen Edge

at Nelson Monument

Birchen Edge

Alison, Sue & Chris

Birchen Edge

descending

pondering

The Robin Hood Inn

cinio

Brian & Margaret

hunting tower at Chatsworth

old tree

grand entrance to Chatsworth House stables

stables

Emyr

Chatsworth House

Chatsworth House

Chatsworth House

Chatsworth House

Chatsworth House

the House

Derwent River

Chatsworth House

grand bridge spanning the Derwent River

on the parapet

Chatsworth House & Derwent River

the house

Queen Mary's Bower

Queen Mary's Bower

seibiant

seibiant

Maragret & Alison

Derwent River

along the driveway

turnstile

debrief at Devonshire Arms, Baslow

debrief

debrief

Devonshire Arms, Baslow

10 Medi / September 2015     8m     Stanage Edge         Arweinyddion / Leaders  Peter & Alison

below Stanage Edge

Marilyn & Lyn

ascending Stanage Edge

unfinished millstone

Peter

Jeff & abandoned millstone

seibiant

another abandoned millstone

bit of scrambling

fine views

view fron the top

Brian

Sue & Chris

view from Stanage Edge

group photo at trig point

Marilyn & Lyn

Stanage Edge

onwards

local wildlife

Alison

Stanage Edge

Brian

seibiant

Margaret & Helen

Peter, Alison & Ann

Kevin & Illtyd

Chris & Sue

Brian, Marilyn & Lyn

Wyn & Emyr

great view

great escarpment

photogenic

Brian

Stanagepole (minus the pole!)

1631 T.H.

Back to the escarpment

back on Stanage Edge

Alison & Ann

Peter & Alison

cliffs

watch your step!

towards Robin Hood's Cave

Peter at Robin Hood's Cave

Peter

Maragret, Ann, Jeff, Peter

bit of rock climbing

towards trig point

Illtyd

towards trig

trig point

cinio

Peter & Aliosn

Margaret's found a nice spot

group photo

desecending

Chris, Brian & Lyn

towards Callow Farm

Gray & Margaret

Peter

fine view

great views

some take short cut to the pub!

Brian & Gary

thirsty cows

Hathersage Church

church interior

church interior

Queen Victoria sat on one of the chairs

reputed grave of Little John

grave of Little John

Hathersage Church in the distance

Bronte House

Helen

final climb of the week!

Illtyd, Gary & Margaret

last debriefing at the Scotsman's Pack

debrief

debrief

debrief

final group photo of the week!