Swanage 2012


29 Medi / September 2012   Swanage - Corfe Castle    Arweinydd / Leader Geraint Owain Price

outside Swanage YHA

Swanage

Swanage Beach

Traeth Swanage

Catrin & Jacqui

What's the hold up?

Jeff

Ballard Point

Brian

Swanage Bay

Swanage

Swanage

Glenda & Neil

signpost

Jacqui, Glenda & Catrin

last look at Swanage

Isle of Wight (Ynys Wyth) in distance

Bournemouth in distanxce

The Pinnacles

Bournemouth yn y pellter

canoeists

The Pinnacles

Alan with Old Harry in background

Alison & Ann

Brn y Mr / Cormorant

close up of chalk cliff

Brian with Pinnacles in distance

the Pinnacles

close up

clogwynni sialc

spectacular cliffs

Old Harry

the ferry

Caroline & Rachel

towards Studland

Bridget

Jacqui, Catrin, & Margaret

pointing out the gargoyles on Norman church in Studland

gargoyles

gargoyle

sheela-na-gig

stained glas window in church

spectacular Norman chancel arch

looking down from gallery

edrych i lawr o'r oriel

arch y gangell

Studland Church

seibiant

Jacqui & Merv

Studland village cross

Studland

Wyn & Ann

Mike & Illtyd

Jeff, Mandy, & Brian

Catrin & Sylvia

Caroline & Gary towards Ballard Down

Gary

Isle of Wight

Caroline & Alison

cinio

Swanage

Bollard Down

Bollard Down

seibinat

stiff climb ahead

Geraint

Aled & Sylvia

Corfe 3.5 miles!

Ann (shouldn't have eaten those oysters!)

Aled & Geraint

lan y tyle

Sylvia, Ann, & Margaret

Mike & Briget

Corfe 2.5 miles!

Sylvia & Wyn

Terry, Ann, Margaret on Nine Barrow Down

one of the nine barrows

Corfe Castle ahead

drink stop

towards Corfe Castle

Rachel & Janice

train to Swanage

close up of steam train to Swanage

tuag at Gastell Corfe

Corfe Village

Corfe Castle

the gatehouse

another rest to admire the views

Corfe Castle

some of the group

down to the village

must have been a majestic castle

Castell Corfe (The Pass)

Corfe Village

remains of gatehouse

Corfe Keep

close up of Keep

looking through one of the castle windows

view from inner bailey

ruins of keep

castle ruins

castle ruins

another view through window

ruins

signal box at Corfe

waiting for the train

Corfe Train Station

Corfe Train Station

view of castle from train station

not our train!

not ours

waiting for the train

Alison on train

Alan & Ann

Helen & Wyn

 

30 Medi / September 2012  9m    Worth Matravers - Dancing Ledge - Swanage    Arweinydd / Leader Geraint Owain Price

Worth Matravers

St Nicholas, Worth Matravers (our leader walked past it!)

magnificant Norman chancel arch

the cross found at nearby St Aldhelm Chapel

other discoveries at St Nicholas Church

Jacqui, Glenda & Catrin towards West Hill

tuag at West Hill

above Chapman's Pool

Brian

Wyn

Gary

Chapman's Pool

approaching a steep up and down

walking down the steps

steep climb ahead

signpost on path

looking back

Jacqui

fruit of Bittersweet Nightshade

Glenda

Neil

Only room for three, Terry!

Mandy

Caroline

seibiant

unusual rock formation

Alan

Alison, Catrin, Terry, Wyn

St Aldhelm's Chapel

chapel interior

tu fewn i'r capel

Caroline & Bridget

Catrin & Gary at St Aldhelm's Head

along Jurassic Coast

along the coast

ar hyd yr arfordir

Dorset Coast

Teasel /Cribau'r Pannwr

Dancing Ledge ahead

Catrin, Jacqui, Neil

Margaret, Brian, Christine

Alan, Geraint, Terry

Many & Jeff scoffing bananas

Serenllys y Morfa / Sea Aster

Seacombe Quarry (disused)

a climber at Seacombe Quarry

close up of climber

signpost

Geraint

rugged coast

Bridget

towards Dancing Ledge

along coast

old fossil

cows grazing

Dancing Ledge

Dancing Ledge

cinio

our $%&# awsome leader, Geraint.

lunch at Dancing Ledge

cinio

Neil & Glenda

group photo at Dancing Ledge

bant a'r cart

off we go

Jeff & Mandy

looking back along coast

bit of a climb ahead

Janice

Rachel

Bridget & Catrin

Birthday Girl!

Siencyn y Gwair / Grasshopper

Margaret & Mike

passing boat

Anvil Point Lighthouse

Anvil Point Lighthouse

Peter, Alison, Illtyd

Glenda & Ann (oysters a distant memory!)

Tilly Whim Caves

Tilly Whim Caves

Tilly Whim Caves & Anvil Point Lighthouse

Margaret & Catrin at Durlston Head

Durlston Head

the globe at Durlston Head

Alan

Old Harry

Derlston Castle

Lluniau eraill o'r penwythnos / Other photos of weekend

Swanage YHA

dont eat it, Ann!

rainbow

Peter, Alison & Ann relaxing in Youth Hostel

relaxing in the lounge

Alsion & Peter

Gary, Alan, Peter at the Anchor Inn, Swanage

Mike & Illtyd

Ann & Margaret

Ann, Alan, Margaret

Alsion, Ann & Peter at the Anchor Inn, Swanage

Alsion, Ann, Peter

Gary

Terry

Geraint & Gary

Brian & Terry

The Ship Inn, Swanage

Caroline, Bridget & Rachel (birthday girl!)

Janice, Mandy, Margaret, Jeff

Maragret, Jeff, Mike, Illtyd

Rachel (birthday girl), Bridget & Janice

Terry, Caroline, Rachel, Bridget, Janice

Caroline, Rachel, Bridget, Janice

Sylvia, Glenda, Neil & Aled - amser brecwast yn yr hostel

Illtyd & Ann having breakfast

Rachel, Janice, Bridget & Caroline (today's birthday girl!)

Jacqui, Brian, Catrin

Gary, Terry, Illtyd, Ann, Alison, Peter

Christine & Brian

Geraint

Brian & Alan

Michael 'Buble'