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Blakey Topping

Sacred Hill


Do yourself a favour, if you ever come out with me, bring a map, bring a compass, bring a gps, bring directions.
I am THE BAD (bad meaning bad) Navigator!

I met up with the Mighty Stubob today to walk the Old Wife's Way and check out the stones at the foot of Blakey Topping. Hey, it's my country so I took the lead. I led him through fields, over fences, through bracken and guess what? all we had to do was, find the big hill & cross a field, simple eh?
I was ashamed.
That said.
This is a messed up, beautiful site. How it came to be interpreted as a circle beats me, but the stones are lovely and the setting is magnificent.
Groove on the ginger topping.
fitzcoraldo Posted by fitzcoraldo
28th September 2004ce
Edited 28th September 2004ce

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