Stevie Carroll (stevie_carroll) wrote,
Stevie Carroll
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A Gentle Stroll Round Peveril Castle

On Sunday the 3rd of May, I paid my first visit of 2015 to Peveril Castle in Castleton. The weather had been unpredictable all morning, but when I reached the top of the hill, the view was almost clear apart from a few bits of fog over the higher hills:
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The castle was fairly quiet, even allowing for the time of year, so I got in a few shots of the general area:
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Before walking up to the keep, and also taking some pictures looking down into the valley over the other side:
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I experimented with the sepia setting on my camera:
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As I left, the fog had mostly lifted from Mam Tor:
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Off to Castleton again this weekend for the annual Garland (held on Oak Apple Day, except when that falls on a Sunday).
Tags: architectural heritage, inspiration, photos, real life
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