|Walk:||Whalley, Whalley Nab, Dean Clough Reservoir, Whalley viaduct|
|Start Point:||Church Lane, Whalley||Grid Ref:||SD 732 360|
|Distance:||6 miles||Ascent:||750 feet|
|Weather:||Dry and warm with sunny spells|
On my own
|Comments:||A pleasant half day walk but some rather muddy patches and a very overgrown path as I approached Whalley Old Road.|
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The railway viaduct over the River Calder, seen from the road bridge
Approaching Dean Clough Reservoir
The reservoir from the outflow . . .
and from halfway across the dam
The sun highlights Pendle Hill as I walk along Moor Lane
Glad I don't have to enter this field!
From the viaduct, looking back to the road bridge I crossed at the beginning of the walk
14th century gatehouse by the Abbey . . .
19th century cottages near the gatehouse
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