Rocks and Railways

Geology Walk with Elizabeth Pickett in the Haltwhistle Autumn Walking Festival 2012
  • Starting on the South Tyne Trail from Coanwood
  • Elizabeth Pickett talking about the railways
  • Down by the river we found examples of ancient life forms in the rocks
  • Crinoids
  • One of Elizabeth's many excellent illustrations
  • An old hidden whinstone quarry
  • Crossing the bridge below the viaduct
  • Lambley viaduct
  • Fishing under the viaduct
  • Tackling the Pennine Way
  • Some great headgear on this walk
  • Looking across the valley
  • The challenge of adding waterproof trousers when the rain came!
  • He eventually made it into the waterproofs
  • The South Tyne trail going north with the rain to our backs
  • In Glendue Wood
  • In Glendue Wood