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Swinner Gill in the Footsteps of Ella Pontefract

Guided walk with experienced volunteer, David Pemberton.  Walk in the footsteps of Ella Pontefract and Marie Hartley with extracts from their book Swaledale; to Crackpot Hall, home in the 1930s of Alice the wild child of the moors;  Swinner Gill, see the lead mining ruins and paths trod by the lead miners in the 1800s and Hartlakes once the homes & small holdings of the miners, long since abandoned.  Weather permitting, an option to visit Swinner Gill Kirk - waterfall & cave and site of non-conformist worship.  Return via private bridge across the Swale (with thanks to the Gunnerside Estate).   

Degree of difficulty:  Moderate
Booking recommended. Contact Glenda: 01748 886845 or
Cost: £5