11th June 2011

today's walk: a stroll round historic Caldbeck with the Lake District Volunteers


St Kentigern's church from the Mill House


St Kentigern's well


the Mill House from the bridge above the well


east door of St Kentigern's church


Holly tells us some of the history of the church


John Peel's grave


another old mill now turned into shops


the old waterwheel can just be glimpsed through the trees


the local pub - quiet this afternoon


the old brewery


bridge near the brewery


the remains of the Howk bobbin mill


wandering around the bobbin mill site


the west wall of the mill


the drying kiln from one of the old arches


Caldbeck village pond


cottages in the main street


more cottages and the stream beside the main street


a storm coming in from the north


looking north to the storm which passed by to the east