Thursday, 28 September 2017

North Hanging Wells

North Hanging Wells  farm going into Rookhope from Eastgate.  Nice walk onto the fields above from here.

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Rookhope Church

Rookhope church, St. John the Evangelist,  built 1905, closed 2014 and now a private house.

Tuesday, 26 September 2017


Rookhope taken from Boltsburn

Friday, 7 July 2017


Carrfrae, first of the buildings along Sidehead

Thursday, 6 July 2017

New Meadows

New Meadows at the far side of Sidehead.

Wednesday, 5 July 2017

Sidehead Farm

Sidehead Farm above St. John's Chapel was the home of my great grandparents, Harry and Annie Elliott in the 1920s  and later their son Isaac and grandson Gordon.

Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Middle Blackdene

Between Ireshopeburn and St. John's Chapel, across a couple of fields is Middle Blackdene.  Just a few houses there.