Sunday, 29th May 2022

Walk: Tan Yard Lane, Elm House, Buckley Wood, Roman Bath House, Granaries, Ribble Way, Manor House, Alston Reservoirs
Start Point: Longridge Civic Hall Grid Reference: SD 604 376
Distance: 10.7 miles Ascent: 710 feet
Time: 5.5 hours
Weather: Mild with the occasional short shower
Comments: Completed as a Fylde Group walk and joined by 4 Ramblers members. Quite easy walking but with lots of stiles in the first half.

Spade Mill Reservoirs where the Roman Road crossed the right hand corner

The nearest stone is thought to be a Roman milestone turned upside down at Stonelands near Elm House

Cuckoo Flower

Leaving Buckley Wood and time for our first break

Ribchester War Memorial

Remains of . . .

Roman Bath House . . .

and Medieval well

River Ribble

Roman Granaries near St Wilfred's Church

River Ribble at Red Bank, our second break

Aquilegia leaf but can't identify the flower

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