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2017.04.23 ** Eyam, Foolow, Grindlow, FP to Unitarian Church, Great Hucklow, Rds back to Grindlow, Silly Dale, Stanley House, Brosterfield Farm, Tideswell Lane, Eyam - Sunday

This pleasant flattish walk was about 7.5miles long - some of the stiles in the limestone walls may be awkward to negotiate especially before the Unitarian Church

Richard Furness House - poet 1791 - 1857
Eyam church tower behind
redundant stile
Foolow ahead to left
Black Hole Mine
redundant gate - will limestone wall be rebuilt?
many breaches in limestone (drystone) walls
solar panels
The Bull Head Inn - Foolow
this ancient cross was relocated to this spot near the pond
Hucklow Edge on skyline

Unitarian Church near Great Hucklow
starting in Silly Dale
newly born lamb and mother
mother and calf
Peter's Stone (left of centre)
Stanley House
fossils show up where stones worn on stiles
thistles in field - fairly unusual but possibly field not used?
Tideswell Lane leading back to Eyam - we joined it near A623
Public House near Bretton Mount

newish 'Code of Respect' sign for use of Tideswell Lane
zoomed in view of  Public House
Curbar and Baslow Edges seen at top right

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