SE0805 : Issues Edge

taken 4 years ago, 3 km from Holme, Kirklees, Great Britain

Issues Edge
Issues Edge
So called because it is a watershed for very many springs.
My route takes me to Black Hill and the Pennine Way, but according to the map, and the Tourist Information office there is no path, from Holme, linking this one to the Pennine Way. Local knowledge prevailed and when I asked advice I was kindly given an escort as far as Issues Clough, at the bottom of the edge, where I stubbornly chose to take the direct route up the Edge "You have been warned" said my kind companion as I bid him goodbye...
Here I mercifully above the bracken line, but am now knee deep in bilberry bushes and bits of bog, much to the amusement of the local grouse population.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 11 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Monday, 15 September, 2014
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 0834 0532 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:32.6673N 1:52.5368W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 0839 0556
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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