Breedon Hill Walk - some things to look out for.

Breedon Hill
Which is the nearest visible beacon north of this one?
Name the sheep
Not Watergate - but Badgergate

 

Answers
Crich
Manx Loaghtan
New badgergate in fence - see photos

 

Village green
Spot the green limes...replacements for Lombardy Poplars planted as memorials to fallen villagers......there should be 15 of them.
Grade 2 listed memorial – when was it built?

 

 

Village green

Grade 2 listed memorial built in 1921

 

 

Golf course
Place for a short back and sides?
Young White Poplars giving way to Alders

Above first arable field crossing
Listen for the laughter of a green bird
And above them look for the wide winged raptors

After the woods
Is it a bus shelter that is not on a public footpath?

 

 

Golf course
There is a hairdressers in the golf club - advertised outside.


Above first arable field crossing
Green Woodpeckers
Buzzards

After the woods
No

 

 

Near Melbourne Pool
Spot the Ink Caps not cap the Ink Spots
When is coffee served near Melbourne Pool?

After coffee
Broad beans already?
Spot the apples that look like Christmas Baubles  - already.

 

 

Near Melbourne Pool
Near the pool by the open gate.
Thursdays at the old people's home 2 until 4.30.

After coffee
Two fields full of them
In the back garden of the second bugalow

 

 

Wilson Village
Spot the new old house.
When did the village win prizes?
Did you see the containerised raptor?

 

 

Wilson Village
Spot the new old house.
1995 and 1996
Plastic Peregrine Falcon on top of the yellow container at the start of the footpath leaving the village of Wilson

 

 

Cloud Trail
How many totems?
Spot the Nannies in the station yard.
Platform 2?

Tonge
What is there beside the path?

Breedon
What is next to the lockup?
When was the lock up last used?
The name of the track beside the Hall that leads to footpath?

 

Cloud Trail
4
Spot the Nannies in the station yard.
Platform 2?

Tonge
Another path running parallel

Breedon
A pound or pinfold
1885
The Delph