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August 2015

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Allan Banks - Plankey Mill

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A couple of weeks ago we chose to review the Allen Banks walk which is the most popular on this website. This suspension bridge was swept away several years ago. While not part of the walk I think there is access to a path to Plankey Mill on the other side. Allen Banks, Northumberland.
The bridge over the river Allen near Plankey Mill. Allen Banks, Northumberland.
Plankey Mill at Allen Banks, Northumberland.
A wild-flower meadow near Plankey Mill, Allen Banks, Northumberland.
On the riverbank River Allen near Plankey Mill, Allen Banks, Northumberland.
A shady pool on the River Allen at the start of Staward Gorge, Allen Banks, Northumberland.
A bend in the River Allan in Staward Gorge, Allen Banks, Northumberland.
The rhododendron were in full flower at Allen Banks, Northumberland.
Wild flowers by the riverbank at Allen Banks, Northumberland.
Shillmoor - Shillmoor Law
A view of the River Coquet from the southern tongue of Lords Seat. Shillmoor, Northumberland.
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Early morning sunlight on the approach to the farm at Shillmoor, Shillmoor, Northumberland.
The morning sun twinkling on the River Coquet. Shillmoor, Northumberland.
The track from the farm leading up to Shillmoor Law, Shillmoor, Northumberland.
Ancient walls lead the way up to Shillmoor Law. Shillmoor, Northumberland.
I thought as we are in the "Borders" why not a thistle, Shillmoor, Northumberland.
Trig point S8079 ,the point is surrounded by a shelter now much damaged. Shillmoor Law, Northumberland.
Shillmoor Law is numbered among England's Marilyns. Here we are looking north to Cheviot in the far distance. Shillmoor Northumberland.
From the hause north of the summit this view is down onto the valley of the Usworth Burn and the hamlet of Batailshiel Haugh, Northumberland.
A "Stell' in the valley of the usworth Burn. Shillmoor Law, Northumberland.
Northumberland is England's Secret !


Out and About( yorkshire/ Scotland). Whittingham Village
Garden Butterflies, Woodhorn Colliery (Weeping Window),Warkworth.
Allan Banks - Plankey Mill. Shillmoor Law.
Seahouses Harbour, A trip down the River Tyne
Spring blossom, Seaton Sluice.
Ellingham Chathill, Belsay Hall
Newbiggin by the Sea, Lindisfarne (Holy Island)
Simonside Hills, Belsay - Capheaton
Newton on the Moor, Guyzance, High Whittle.
Best of 2014, Bardon Mill 2