Walks around Littleborough
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Walks around Littleborough

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Published by George Kelsall in Littleborough .
Written in English

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StatementLittleborough Civic Trust.
ContributionsLittleborough Civic Trust.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21915341M
ISBN 100946571171

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Littleborough & Hollingworth Lake Hollingworth Lake, once known affectionately as the weavers' seaport, has been a popular place for generations of locals. The lake (a reservoir built to provide water for the Rochdale canal) may not have pounding surf or sandy beaches, but its promenade still carries something of the tang of the seaside. Pick from one of the best and most beautiful walks in Manchester for all the family to enjoy. This 3-mile circular walk around Worsley takes in the picturesque village, the Bridgewater Canal, its fascinating heritage and explores the rich woodland area of Worsley Woods. Discover Hollingworth Lake and Littleborough with this delightful 5. Name: Norden, Rochdale Place type: Suburban Area Location: Grid Ref: SD • X/Y co-ords: , • Lat/Long: , Buy Walks around Littleborough by Lityle (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Lityle.

The oldest trick in the book, using the arch of the bridge to frame the picture. Works for me. A poor photo of an undistinguished bridge. Unless, that is, you'd walked to Hebden Bridge over the Pennine Way a while ago and scrambled around (already knackered) on the canal bank the other side for a few hours. Until you found this bridge. You might be on a walk with other guests. If you would to book an exclusive walk for your group or at a different time than shown, please call or text for prices and availability. Local interests: Hollingworth Lake, Littleborough. The Summit Inn Pub, Littleborough – serving fabulous homecooked food. Gordon Rigg Garden Centre, Walsden. Summary: A walk of extreme contrast. Starting from Hollingworth Lake on the outskirts of Rochdale which is likely to be bustling with people on most days and in any season this circular route heads up to the western edge of the Pennines at Blackstone via lanes, paths, tracks and a Roman Road. This wasn’t always possible with walks around villages but nevertheless she pronounced herself happy with every walk included in this book – and all the pubs are happy to have dogs (at time of printing!). This first book, entitled Birdlip & Beyond, contains a number File Size: 1MB.

LittleboroughLocal, Littleborough, Rochdale, United Kingdom. 5, likes talking about this. LittleboroughLocal has been bringing news, events and information for residents and visitors of Followers: K. Hollingworth Lake is in fact, a reservoir. First opened in , the Rochdale Canal was the first trans-Pennine canal and one of the. Littleborough Railway Station sits above the town on a multi-arched viaduct. Designed by George Stephenson and completed in , this historically significant viaduct is Grade II listed. Just over a mile to the north of Littleborough Station is the Summit Tunnel, one of the oldest railway tunnels in the world, built between and   An afternoon in the Lancashire town of Littleborough, August , with music by Schubert. Images: Simon Zonenblick.