Friday, July 21, 2006

Posted by Picasa Tom and John pulling out the old stone wall
before rebuilding
will they finish this job today
Keep going we've miles to go yet
plenty of stone to move
Tom Cox and John working on rebuilding a dry stone
wall below Longstone Edge. The old wall was in need of
repair after standing for about 200 years
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Saturday, July 15, 2006

At 2pm 15th July 2006 Cressbrook band led the procession at the start
of Great Longstone Church Fete. The band and the new
Fete Queen and her attendants proceeded the length of
Main Street to the village green, where Megan was crowned.
The Queen and the band then went up to the school where Megan
proclaimed the church fete open.

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Preparing for Great Longstone Church Fete

Well dressing done by Great Longstone School
Cressbrook Band
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Friday, July 14, 2006

Views across the fields below Longstone Edge

View towards Fin Cop
Wild Flowers
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14th July Church Lane Farm cows returning to the fields after milking

Grazing in the fields near Longstone Edge
Old wall and barn
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Friday, July 07, 2006

Today 7th JulyThe temperature drop a little so I decided to walk from the village along the paths up to Longstone Edge. As you can see from the pictures the paths were very over grown, after fighting my way through stinging nettles the walk and the view were well worth it.

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