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Round Dikes, Addingham, West Yorkshire

Enclosure:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0552 5013 Also Known as: Round Dykes The Camp Getting Here First highlighted on the 1850 Ordnance Survey map of western Addingham, this large oval embankment sits on the eastern side of Counter Hill, … Continue reading

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Marchup, Addingham, West Yorkshire

Enclosure:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0478 4987 Getting Here Take the A6034 road between Addingham and Silsden and, at the very top of the hill between the two towns, at Cringles, take the small road of Cringles Lane north … Continue reading

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Black Pots Stone, Silsden, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0782 4623 Also Known as: Carving no.36 (Hedges) Carving no.77 (Boughey & Vickerman) Getting Here From Silsden, take the moorland road up to Brunthwaite (ask a local if you’re in doubt).  As you … Continue reading

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Counter Hill, Addingham, West Yorkshire

Earthworks:  OS Grid Reference – SE 051 501 Getting Here You can come from various angles to approach this site, but I reckon the best is from along the old trackway of Parson’s Lane, between Addingham and Marchup.  From Silsden … Continue reading

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High Marchup, Silsden, West Yorkshire

Tumulus:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0501 4949 Also Known as: Parson’s Lane Tumulus Getting Here From Silsden go up the long hill (A6034) towards Addingham until the hill levels out, then turn left on Cringles Lane (keep your eyes … Continue reading

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Counter Hill Carving, Silsden, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0463 4995 Also Known as: Carving no.31 (Boughey & Vickerman) Getting Here From Silsden go up the long hill (A6034) towards Addingham until the hill levels out, then turn left on Cringles Lane … Continue reading

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Doubler Stones, Ilkley Moor, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stones:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0723 4652 Also Known as: Carving Nos. 41 & 42 (Boughey & Vickerman) Carving Nos. 6 & 7 (Hedges survey) Doublestones The Fire Stones Getting Here Various ways to get here, but the … Continue reading

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Castleberg, Nesfield, North Yorkshire

Hillfort:  OS Grid Reference – SE 093 495 Getting Here Two main ways to get here.  Hmmmm….on second thoughts, one main way.  My preferred route would be from Addingham (east-side) where the foot-bridge crosses the Wharfe.  Walk up the path … Continue reading

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