Wednesday 21st Sept 2022


Following Gunnerside Beck

Into Birkbeck Woods

Fly Agaric Mushrooms in the Woods

The Remains of the Sir Francis Mine Dressing Floor

Crossing the Beck and Heading for an Old Spoil Heap

Passing More Old Ruined Mine Buildings

Tunnel for the Sir Francis Level Compressed Air Receiver

Heading Further up the Valley

More Old Ruined Mine Buildings and Spoil Heaps

Heading for the Ruins of the Old Bunting Level

Passing the Ruins


Heading Back to the Gunnerside Beck

Looking Across the Valley to the North Hush

The Ruins of Blakethwaite Smelt Mill

Leaving the Ruins after a Quick Break

Heading up Blind Gill

Climbing out of Blind Gill 

Back on the Path

Looking Down at the Devastation Caused by Hushing from the Top of the North Hush

A Pose by the North Hush

Leaving the C2C Route and Heading North to 'Rogen's Seat'

Following the Track to the Summit

The Long and Winding Road

At Last the Pile of Stones on the Summit of 'Rogen's Seat' 

A Pose on the Summit

Nearly Back Down

Looking Back Down to Gunnerside Beck and Birkbeck Wood 

A Typical Swaledale Scene above Gunnerside


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