East Lancashire

The Pennines in E Lancs and W Yorks

ENG: Yorkshire & Humberside Region, West Yorkshire, Calderdale Borough, Hebden Bridge, Haworth Moors, Footpath leads to the open moors [Ask for #270.404.]
ENG: Yorkshire & Humberside Region, West Yorkshire, Calderdale Borough, Hebden Bridge, Haworth Moors, Footpath leads to the open moors [Ask for #270.404.]


The border between East Lancashire and West Yorkshire runs through the Pennines, in countryside once frequented by the Bronte sisters of nearbyHaworth.

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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Rossendale, Haslingden, Halo Panopticon, Top o' Slate Nature Reserve. View from the approach lane towards Haslingden Moor [Ask for #270.274.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Rossendale, Haslingden, Halo Panopticon, Top o' Slate Nature Reserve. View from the approach lane towards Haslingden Moor [Ask for #270.274.]


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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Blackburn-with-Darwen, Moorlands, Lamb drinks from a bucket [Ask for #270.290.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Blackburn-with-Darwen, Moorlands, Lamb drinks from a bucket [Ask for #270.290.]


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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Burnley Borough, Burnley Moors, Coal Clough Wind Farm, on the moors above the village of Holme Chapel [Ask for #270.279.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Burnley Borough, Burnley Moors, Coal Clough Wind Farm, on the moors above the village of Holme Chapel [Ask for #270.279.]


These open moors are a site of industry, both historic and contemporary.

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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Rossendale, Haslingden, The town of Haslingden at dusk, viewed from the Halo Panopticon [Ask for #270.342.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Rossendale, Haslingden, The town of Haslingden at dusk, viewed from the Halo Panopticon [Ask for #270.342.]


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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Rossendale, Stacksteads, The Irwell Sculpture Trail, lined by a sculptural wall of standing slabs [Ask for #270.362.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Rossendale, Stacksteads, The Irwell Sculpture Trail, lined by a sculptural wall of standing slabs [Ask for #270.362.]


Public art mixes with the area's oldest industrial landscapes.

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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Pendle, Wycoller Country Park, 18th c. Wycoller Hall, in ruinous condition, was the model for Ferndean Manor in "Jane Eyre". The Bronte Way and Pennine Bridleway pass. [Ask for #270.309.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Pendle, Wycoller Country Park, 18th c. Wycoller Hall, in ruinous condition, was the model for Ferndean Manor in "Jane Eyre". The Bronte Way and Pennine Bridleway pass. [Ask for #270.309.]


The Bronte sisters would walk across the moor to visit Wycoller Hall, then still standing but deserted.

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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Pendle, Wycoller Country Park, Pack horse bridge over Wycoller Beck, near ruinous Wycoller Hall [Ask for #270.316.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Pendle, Wycoller Country Park, Pack horse bridge over Wycoller Beck, near ruinous Wycoller Hall [Ask for #270.316.]


The Bronte Way follows their favorite path.

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Blackburn and Burnley:
Cities of East Lancashire

ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Blackburn-with-Darwen, Blackburn Cathedral, Statue of Queen Victoria outside the cathedral, showing the Lantern Tower, 1999. [Ask for #270.374.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Blackburn-with-Darwen, Blackburn Cathedral, Statue of Queen Victoria outside the cathedral, showing the Lantern Tower, 1999. [Ask for #270.374.]


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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Blackburn-with-Darwen, Blackburn Cathedral, Interior, designed by John David Hayward (c. 1960s) and conceived as a single work of art. Baptismal font carving. [Ask for #270.378.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Blackburn-with-Darwen, Blackburn Cathedral, Interior, designed by John David Hayward (c. 1960s) and conceived as a single work of art. Baptismal font carving. [Ask for #270.378.]


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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Blackburn-with-Darwen, City Center, Grandmother and Child (1996), a public sculpture outside the cathedral and by the railway station [Ask for #270.373.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Blackburn-with-Darwen, City Center, Grandmother and Child (1996), a public sculpture outside the cathedral and by the railway station [Ask for #270.373.]


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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Blackburn-with-Darwen, Corporation Park, Public art at the center of the Whitebirk Roundabout on the A 678 (Burnley Rd). [Ask for #270.355.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Blackburn-with-Darwen, Corporation Park, Public art at the center of the Whitebirk Roundabout on the A 678 (Burnley Rd). [Ask for #270.355.]


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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Burnley Borough, Briercliffe, Queen Street Mill, A docent runs a belt-powered loom on a fully functioning factory floor of this steam-powered Victorian textile plant [Ask for #270.393.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Burnley Borough, Briercliffe, Queen Street Mill, A docent runs a belt-powered loom on a fully functioning factory floor of this steam-powered Victorian textile plant [Ask for #270.393.]


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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Burnley Borough, Briercliffe, Queen Street Mill, Boilers that fire the steam engine which still runs this functioning Victorian textile factory [Ask for #270.389.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Burnley Borough, Briercliffe, Queen Street Mill, Boilers that fire the steam engine which still runs this functioning Victorian textile factory [Ask for #270.389.]


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The Panopticons

ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Burnley Borough, Burnley Moors, The Singing Ringing Tree Panopticon [Ask for #270.283.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Burnley Borough, Burnley Moors, The Singing Ringing Tree Panopticon [Ask for #270.283.]


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The Singing Ringing Tree

ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Burnley Borough, Burnley Moors, The Singing Ringing Tree Panopticon [Ask for #270.281.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Burnley Borough, Burnley Moors, The Singing Ringing Tree Panopticon, with the Coal Clough Wind Farm in the background [Ask for #270.281.]


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The Atom

ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Pendle, Wycoller Country Park, The Atom, Panopticons [Ask for #270.291.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Pendle, Wycoller Country Park, The Atom, Panopticons [Ask for #270.291.]


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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Pendle, Wycoller Country Park, Moorland at the Atom Panopticon, with ruinous flagstone wall [Ask for #270.298.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Pendle, Wycoller Country Park, Moorland at the Atom Panopticon, with ruinous flagstone wall [Ask for #270.298.]


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The Halo

ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Rossendale, Haslingden, The Halo Panopticon, viewed from across the valley, with Haslingden in between [Ask for #270.335.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Rossendale, Haslingden, The Halo Panopticon, viewed from across the valley, with Haslingden in between [Ask for #270.335.]


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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Rossendale, Haslingden, The Halo Panopticon at sunset, showing the wind turbine that generates its electricity [Ask for #270.339.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Rossendale, Haslingden, The Halo Panopticon at sunset, showing the wind turbine that generates its electricity [Ask for #270.339.]


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ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Rossendale, Haslingden, The Halo Panopticon at sunset [Ask for #270.340.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Rossendale, Haslingden, The Halo Panopticon at sunset [Ask for #270.340.]


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Colourfields

ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Blackburn-with-Darwen, Corporation Park, Colourfields Panopticon, a 19th c. battery converted to a public art project; viewed from a related sculpture functioning as a playground [Ask for #270.346.]
ENG: The Northwest Region, Lancashire, The Pennines, Blackburn-with-Darwen, Corporation Park, Colourfields Panopticon, a 19th c. battery converted to a public art project; viewed from a related sculpture functioning as a playground [Ask for #270.346.]


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