Eyam Expedition

4th April 2009

Plague cottages, Eyam
Plague cottages, Eyam
Graves in the graveyard
Graves in the graveyard
The Eyam celtic cross
The Eyam celtic cross
Daffs and tombstones
Daffs and tombstones

Eyam Edge looming in the distance
Eyam Edge looming in the distance
Scott can't wait for the sheep roast
Scott can't wait for the sheep roast
Rattus rattus (plague carrier)
Rattus rattus (plague carrier)
Garryus Fillius-Ricard (not a plague carrier)
Garryus Fillius-Ricard (not a plague carrier)

Eyam church
Eyam church
Setting off towards Foolow
Setting off towards Foolow
Mother and child
Mother and child
Approaching Foolow
Approaching Foolow

Maze of dry stone walls in the Derbyshire Dales
Maze of dry stone walls in the Derbyshire Dales
Scott, Gary and Barry
Scott, Gary and Barry
Relaxing in the Queen Anne, Gt Hucklow
Relaxing in the Queen Anne, Gt Hucklow
Even more relaxed
Even more relaxed

Time team come to Eyam Edge?
Time team come to Eyam Edge?
Not quite: the local communities uncover an old lead mine
Not quite: the local communities uncover an old lead mine
Those dales again from Bretton Mount
Those dales again from Bretton Mount
Taking a breather
Taking a breather

Descending into Bretton Clough
Descending into Bretton Clough
Hawthorn berries!
Hawthorn berries!
Untroubled waters
Untroubled waters
Approaching Hathersage and its free range hens
Approaching Hathersage and its free range hens

Some scenery
Some scenery
Watching people work
Watching people work
Hathersage
Hathersage
Some more scenery
Some more scenery

Ready ... set ...
Ready ... set ...
Tucking into top tucker at LJ's
Tucking into top tucker at LJ's
A lead mine excavation
A lead mine excavation

Walk led by Gary D; photos by Barry F and Gary
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