Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley

Lancashire's Iconic Hill


Route outline for walk l100:

Barley  -  Lower Ogden Reservoir  -  The Pendle Way  -  Upper Ogden Reservoir  -  Boar Clough  -  Ogden Clough  -  Pendle Moor  -  Barley Moor  -  Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)  -  Pendle House  -  Ing Head Farm  -  Ing Ends  -  Barley



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

In 1612 ten women & two men who lived in the area surrounding Pendle Hill were charged with the murders of ten people by the use of witchcraft. During this series of trials, that has become known as the Lancashire witch trials, ten were found guilty & executed by hanging; one was found not guilty & one died in prison before being tried.


Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
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Outlying Fells
marilyn
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Marilyn
Bridget
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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) at 557m (1828ft). Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) is also known as an English Dewey (58th highest in England, 133rd in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (60th highest in England, 854th highest in the UK). The summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Pendle Way, a 72km (45 miles) circular footpath starting and finishing in Barrowford in Lancashire, England. The Pendle Way is waymarked by a black witch motif. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Pendle Way.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL21 or OL41
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 103
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley

In no particular order . . .

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Barley, Ing Ends and Ogden Reservoirs from the top Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Barley, Ing Ends and Ogden Reservoirs from the top Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (14)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Memorial seat on the Pendle Way near the North end of Lower Ogden Reservoir

Memorial seat on the Pendle Way near the North end of Lower Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Martin Poole (7)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Lower Ogden Reservoir

Lower Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (3)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Approaching the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) from the South

Approaching the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) from the South

Photo: Martin Poole (3)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Upper Ogden Reservoir

Upper Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (11)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Looking East from the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Looking East from the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Martin Poole (1)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Water cascading down the overflow channel from Upper Ogden Reservoir

Water cascading down the overflow channel from Upper Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (8)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Upper Ogden Reservoir Dam

Upper Ogden Reservoir Dam

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (10)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - The East face path up of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) wih Pendle House below

The East face path up of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) wih Pendle House below

Photo: Martin Poole (5)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - The lovely skies over Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

The lovely skies over Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (541)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Overflow channel from Upper Ogden Reservoir

Overflow channel from Upper Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (7)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - The Black Moss Reservoirs (Upper and Lower) and Pendle House from the top Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

The Black Moss Reservoirs (Upper and Lower) and Pendle House from the top Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (15)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) summit

Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) summit

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (16)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Pendle Water, Barley

Pendle Water, Barley

Photo: Val Jakeman (5)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Lower Ogden Reservoir Dam

Lower Ogden Reservoir Dam

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (2)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Lone tree on the access track between Lower and Upper Ogden Reservoirs

Lone tree on the access track between Lower and Upper Ogden Reservoirs

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (6)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Water channel between Upper and Lower Ogden Reservoirs

Water channel between Upper and Lower Ogden Reservoirs

Photo: Martin Poole (6)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - On the Pendle Way  crossing the Inlet stream coming from Upper Ogden Reservoir

On the Pendle Way crossing the Inlet stream coming from Upper Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Martin Poole (9)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - Ogden Reservoirs from the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Ogden Reservoirs from the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Martin Poole (2)

Walk l100 Pendle Hill from Barley - On the Pendle Way  crossing the Inlet stream feeding Lower Ogden Reservoir

On the Pendle Way crossing the Inlet stream feeding Lower Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Martin Poole (8)


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