Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow

Fine views from two monuments to Nelson and Wellington


Route outline for walk d297:

Baslow  -  Bar Brook  -  The Cannon Kissing Gate  -  Chatsworth Park  -  Jubilee Rock  -  Jumble Coppice  -  Heathy Lea Brook  -  Robin Hood (Baslow)  -  Birchen Edge Car Park  -  Three Ships  -  Nelson's Monument (Birchen Edge)  -  Birchen Edge  -  Eaglestone Flat  -  Wellington's Monument  -  Eagle Stone  -  Over End  -  Baslow




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
1
Bridget

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Nelson's Monument (Birchen Edge) at 302m (991ft). Nelson's Monument (Birchen Edge) is known as an English Bridget. The summit of Nelson's Monument (Birchen Edge) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL24
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 119
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow

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Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - The Robin Hood beside Birchen Edge Car Park

The Robin Hood beside Birchen Edge Car Park

Photo: Mike Walker (433)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - The Bridge over Bar Brook at Baslow Nether End on the way into Chatsworth Park

The Bridge over Bar Brook at Baslow Nether End on the way into Chatsworth Park

Photo: Janet MacGraw (4)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - Victory -  the first of three huge boulders that form The Three Ships on Birchen Edge

Victory - the first of three huge boulders that form The Three Ships on Birchen Edge

Photo: Mike Walker (61)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - The trig point on Birchen Edge

The trig point on Birchen Edge

Photo: Mike Walker (439)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - The view from Birchen Edge

The view from Birchen Edge

Photo: Mike Walker (435)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - Three Ships on Birchen Edge

Three Ships on Birchen Edge

Photo: Martin Meggs (1)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - Cottages by the path into Chatsworth Park from Baslow

Cottages by the path into Chatsworth Park from Baslow

Photo: Russell Hubbard (11)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - The view from Birchen Edge summit

The view from Birchen Edge summit

Photo: Gilbert Rowbottom (16)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - Welcome to Chatsworth Park

Welcome to Chatsworth Park

Photo: Russell Hubbard (13)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - Path through woodland below Birchen Edge

Path through woodland below Birchen Edge

Photo: Mike Walker (55)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - Baslow Village from Chatsworth Park

Baslow Village from Chatsworth Park

Photo: Tim Simmonds (21)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - At Nelson's Monument (Birchen Edge)

At Nelson's Monument (Birchen Edge)

Photo: Ken Pykett (1)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - Footbridge over Heathy Lea Brook near The Robin Hood, Baslow

Footbridge over Heathy Lea Brook near The Robin Hood, Baslow

Photo: Janet MacGraw (7)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - The Tall Rotary Gate allowing entrance to Chatsworth Park from Baslow

The Tall Rotary Gate allowing entrance to Chatsworth Park from Baslow

Photo: Janet MacGraw (5)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - The three huge rocks known as 'Three Ships' on Birchen Edge

The three huge rocks known as 'Three Ships' on Birchen Edge

Photo: Gilbert Rowbottom (13)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - Nelson's Monument (Birchen Edge) from Birchen Edge trig point

Nelson's Monument (Birchen Edge) from Birchen Edge trig point

Photo: Gilbert Rowbottom (14)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - Birchen Edge summit trig point

Birchen Edge summit trig point

Photo: Mike Walker (68)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - Bridge over The River Derwent, Baslow Village

Bridge over The River Derwent, Baslow Village

Photo: Tim Simmonds (19)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - The view from the trig point on Birchen Edge

The view from the trig point on Birchen Edge

Photo: Mike Walker (438)

Walk d297 Birchen Edge, Nelson's Monument and Wellington's Monument from Baslow - Chatsworth House - setting for the BBC's 'Death Comes to Pemberley' drama - enjoying some late afternoon winter sun

Chatsworth House - setting for the BBC's 'Death Comes to Pemberley' drama - enjoying some late afternoon winter sun

Photo: Mike Clarke (1)


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