previous next 63 images


West of Hebden


Dean Clough. The small mill near the southern end of the clough has a chimney of engineering brick, perhaps used in later years for a steam engine that replaced water power.

Walking east down from the moors towards Hardcastle Crags.

The road down towards Hardcastle Crags, approaching the National Trust boundary.

Gibson Mill. Restoration is in progress.

Gibson Mill. The east side the main building.

Looking north-west across Hebden Dale with Hebden Wood in the foreground.

Hebden Dale. The path above Hebden Wood.

Hebden Dale. Looking uphill at the trees by the path above Hebden Wood.

Looking down into Hebden Dale.

Looking east from the path descending into Hebden Dale.

Looking west along the path descending into Hebden Dale.

Rock with moss and plaque on the road running along the south side of Hebden Dale.

Looking down into Hebden Dale from the south side. The water in the distance is the lowest millpond in Hebden Dale.

Hebden Dale, south side. Pine trees hiding the sun.

Hebden Dale, south side. Woodland by the road.

This rarely-used path in Callis Wood leads to Cruttonstall (976264).

The path to Cruttonstall, now heading ENE. It construction indicates that it was once a much more important route.

The path changes from its ENE direction on the right to south-west on the left.

Looking uphill to the south-west along the path to Cruttonstall. The trees lining the left-hand side must have been planted.

Looking back downhill to the north-east along the path to Cruttonstall. Notice how well the path is constructed.

The stile at the top of the path, where a narrower path leads to Cruttonstall farm itself. The lane appears to have originally continued west beyond the stone post, although it's no longer a right of way.

The path to Cruttonstall, looking south. The old walls have crumbled away and now clutter the route.

Sheep on guard. Looking south towards Cruttonstall.

Cruttonstall, within the ruin of the east end. Stones are balanced precariously on an old beam whilst an old barrow slowly disintegrates.

Cruttonstall. A blocked-up window on the south side of the farmhouse.

Cruttonstall, looking towards the southern front of the farmhouse. This building could be very old. Even the bricks used to block the windows look old.

Cruttonstall. A rusting farming implement on the path to the south-west.

Cruttonstall, the south front. A look back along the path going south-west.

Looking east to trees below Edge End Moor.

Thorps, seen from the path above.