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2018.09.12 Lodge Moor Bus Terminus ~ SK285863, ~150m W on Redmires Rd, FP ~N then ~W to Rivelin Dams, Wyming Brook Drive to Reddicar Hollow, FP ~W on Headstone Bank, FP ~S to cross Conduit (at ~SK256867), FP ~S to & along W edge of Redmires Reservoirs, ~SW on Long Causeway to Stanage Pole, continue ~W to Stanage Edge, zig zag down Edge & ~S to P.C., FP ~WSW to North Lees then SSW to Rd & W past  Bronte Cottage, FP Baulk Lane ~S into Hathersage, Little John PH, under RW viaduct at ~SK229813, FP ~SW (passing Nether Hall) to short of Leadmill Bridge, cross B6001 rd, follow River Derwent (on left bank) ~E then ~S to ~SK241790, ~E to cross RW bridge, ~E past Padley Chapel & thru Windset Estate, ~N up Padley Gorge, but branch off down to river & cross footbridge at ~SK254794, cross B6521 Rd, follow FP* ~NNE, turn ~SE to pass small pond, then ~NE to Longshaw Lodge, ~NNE to Fox House - leader Simon Gray - Wednesday * FP shown on ground but not marked on map

The lower Rivelin Dam
looking across the lower dam at the embankment of the Upper Rivelin Dam

On Wyming Brook Drive


On Headstone Bank
Surrey Farm
Crawshaw Head
Swinglee Farm (in middle top)?
The Conduit
about to cross the conduit & head toward the Redmires Reservoirs
zoom shot towards Moscar?
a training area during the First World War - note red poppy
significant repair works on one of the Redmires Reservoirs
No Naturalists encountered on this excursion
Stanage Pole
Stanedge Lodge
Stanage Pole base plate with boundary information etc
Mam Tor top tight
looking back at one of Redmires Reservoir
Win Hill front right, Lose Hill behind it to left - Kinder plateau behind
High Neb trig. beacon
zig-zag-ging down Stanage Edge
Hope Cement Plant
North Lees
North Lees
Hathersage Allotments
Hathersage Church
lunch break taken here
The Little John Hotel
passing under railway viaduct
Millstone Edge at top
River Derwent
along the River Derwent
coming up from River Derwent towards railway bridge in Upper Padley
view across at some houses in Nether Padley?

Padley Chapel




Bridge across Burbage Brook in Padley Gorge
Footpath on ground but not on map
Longshaw Estate pond
Higger Tor (& Carl Wark Fort to right)

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