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for February, 2012.
A short piece about Samuel Plimsoll, best known for his efforts in saving the lives of many mariners but not so well known for his early work in encouraging access rights for walkers and hikers.
Tags: kinder scout, latrigg, mass trespass, samuel plimsoll Posted in Other | 2 Comments »
An 11 mile circular walk around Geltsdale beginning in Castle Carrock and passing through Talkin and Brampton. The walk includes the beautiful Talkin Tarn and an excellent RSPB bird reserve wood.
Tags: bird reserve, brampton, castle carrock, gelt woods, talkin tarn Posted in Other | No Comments »
An 11.5 mile circular walk around Warks Burn and Bellingham in Northumberland. The walk passes through open land and includes a historic peel tower, a mill and 16th Century bastles.
Tags: blacka burn, peel tower, ramshaws mill Posted in Pennine Way | No Comments »