Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow

A moorland walk with some climbing


Route outline for walk s166:

Warslow  -  Villa Farm  -  Clayton House  -  Wallacre  -  Hoo Brook  -  Butterton  -  The Twist  -  Grindon Moor (Grindon Moor)  -  Onecote  -  Butterton Moor End Farm  -  Butterton Moor  -  Golden Hill  -  Black Brook Farm  -  Breech Farm  -  Underhill Farm  -  Upper Elkstone  -  Moorside  -  Cowhay Head  -  Warslow



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

Known as the Cathedral of the Peak, Grindon Church contains two Saxon Stone Coffins.


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:

The highest point of this walk is Grindon Moor (Grindon Moor) at 377m (1237ft). Grindon Moor (Grindon Moor) is known as an English Bridget. The summit of Grindon Moor (Grindon Moor) 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 s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow

In no particular order . . .

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Onecote Church

Onecote Church

Photo: James Gray (9)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Grindon Moor (Grindon Moor) Trig Point

Grindon Moor (Grindon Moor) Trig Point

Photo: Brian Cook (38)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Stream near Black Brook Farm

Stream near Black Brook Farm

Photo: Brian Cook (14)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Crossing a stream on Moorside

Crossing a stream on Moorside

Photo: Brian Cook (21)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Hoo Brook near Butterton

Hoo Brook near Butterton

Photo: Brian Cook (33)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Butterton Church

Butterton Church

Photo: James Gray (3)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - The Staffordshire countryside south of Villa Farm near Warslow

The Staffordshire countryside south of Villa Farm near Warslow

Photo: Brian Cook (31)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Hoo Brook ford, Butterton

Hoo Brook ford, Butterton

Photo: James Gray (8)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Black Brook Farm

Black Brook Farm

Photo: Brian Cook (13)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Hoo Brook ford, Butterton

Hoo Brook ford, Butterton

Photo: James Gray (5)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - The Old School House in Upper Elkstone

The Old School House in Upper Elkstone

Photo: Brian Cook (17)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - My wife descending to cross a stream near  to the River Hamps near Butterton Moor End Farm

My wife descending to cross a stream near to the River Hamps near Butterton Moor End Farm

Photo: Brian Cook (11)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Hoo Brook

Hoo Brook

Photo: Brian Cook (32)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Crossing Grindon Moor

Crossing Grindon Moor

Photo: Brian Cook (37)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - The pub in Butterton Village

The pub in Butterton Village

Photo: James Gray (2)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Butterton Moor from near Black Brook Farm

Butterton Moor from near Black Brook Farm

Photo: Brian Cook (16)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Passing through Villa Farm near Warslow

Passing through Villa Farm near Warslow

Photo: Brian Cook (30)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Hoo Brook ford, Butterton village

Hoo Brook ford, Butterton village

Photo: James Gray (6)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Butterton Village

Butterton Village

Photo: James Gray (4)

Walk s166 Butterton, Onecote and Upper Elkstone from Warslow - Crossing Moorside

Crossing Moorside

Photo: Brian Cook (20)


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