Walk l112 Pendle Hill via Boar Clough from Barley

Lancashire's Iconic Hill


Route outline for walk l112:

Barley  -  Lower Ogden Reservoir  -  The Pendle Way  -  Upper Ogden Reservoir  -  Boar 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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0
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Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

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)Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) is also classified as an English Marilyn (60th highest in England, 853rd highest in the UK).

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 l112 Pendle Hill via Boar Clough from Barley

In no particular order . . .

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)

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)

Boar Clough

Boar Clough

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (12)

Sunrise from Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Sunrise from Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Heather Walsh (3)

The Big Cairn on Pendle Hill (Beacon Or Big End)

The Big Cairn on Pendle Hill (Beacon Or Big End)

Photo: Gerry Smith (3)

Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) summit

Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) summit

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (16)

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)

Lower Ogden Reservoir

Lower Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (3)

Crossing Boar Clough on the way up Pendle Hill

Crossing Boar Clough on the way up Pendle Hill

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (13)

Lower Ogden Reservoir Dam

Lower Ogden Reservoir Dam

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (2)


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