Haltwhistle to Banks

First day of "A Long Way Round" October 6th 2012. Photos by Marj Baillie, Maureen Hart and Frances Carroll
  • Walkers gather in Haltwhistle Market Place to start the 20th Walking Festival

  • Harry explains the finer points of the route

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  • Walking from Cawfields

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  • This field was very boggy

  • But this section was the worst of the day!

  • Some people walked straight through it.

  • Short pause at Aesica Roman Fort

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  • View towards the east

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  • Panorama looking east

  • Gorgeous views to the west

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  • Haltwhistle to Banks walk

  • Stopping above Walltown to view the quarried areas

  • This part was quarried and the Roman Wall "vandalised"

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  • JS - one of the back ups on the day

  • Marie enjoys a quick break at Milecastle 48

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  • Walking west through Willowford Farm Land

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  • We were joined by a few charity walkers on a 23 mile walk

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  • Washing boots before joining coach at Banks

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