SD6050 : The track approaching Langden Castle

taken 3 years ago, near to Sykes, Lancashire, Great Britain

The track approaching Langden Castle
The track approaching Langden Castle
The 'castle' is actually a shooter's lodge securely locked and barricaded against all except paying guests. It was not always so. Forty years ago I recall staying overnight here with school friends on an 'expedition' from Chipping, sleeping in cheap sleeping bags on a cold concrete floor. Those were indeed 'the days'. We departed in the morning leaving no trace. Sadly, nowadays many people seem to see no problem leaving all their rubbish for others to take away. The valley of Langden is still impressively wild, reminiscent of parts of the eastern Highlands.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 6 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 7 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Uplands  Paths  Sport, Leisure  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Air, Sky, Weather  Moorland 
Weather (from Tags)
Mist 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6095 5050 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:56.9470N 2:35.7888W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6096 5050
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Shooters Track  Public Footpath  Walker  Misty Day  Moorland Valley  Brook 

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