Dave B's photos with the Cloud

Cloud approaching from the west

Cloud approaching from the west
Moving a few yards away from that Greenway Cross, seen in my photostream a couple of shots back, you get this view over Cheshire looking north-westward. The lights of the southern end of Macclesfield appear at the right. The cliff-like hill at the left…
Added on December 30, 2015

Nab Hill to White Nancy ...

Nab Hill to White Nancy ...
... and on to Croker Hill. Taken on the top of Nab Hill in Bollington, eastern Cheshire and looking past the hilltop marker post (the path is supposed to go round the other side of that mound of stones marking the top and then turn right and exit the sho…
Added on December 15, 2015

Sunbursts beyond Kerridge Ridge

Sunbursts beyond Kerridge Ridge
Kerridge Ridge, in eastern Cheshire near Macclesfield, has appeared in several of my photostream shots. White Nancy can be seen as the small triangle at the right hand end of the ridge before it drops down towards Bollington. The trig point on The Saddl…
Added on December 14, 2015

Cloud above cloud above The Cloud

Cloud above cloud above The Cloud
The Cloud is the name of that skyline hill with the sudden drop. We also call it Bosley Cloud. It is National Trust property and is also the county boundary between Staffordshire (this side and all you can see) and Cheshire (beyond it down in the gloom.…
Added on December 10, 2015

Please, please can I come out and play ?

Please, please can I come out and play ?
I'm so fed up with being kept behind these clouds and only allowed out for a couple of hours every now and then. Why can't I come out and stay out?
Added on December  9, 2015

Sunset clouds over Shutlingslow

Sunset clouds over Shutlingslow
The title says it all really. Taken from the A537 Macclesfield to Buxton road.
Added on December  7, 2015

Hills of the White Peak in low evening light

Hills of the White Peak in low evening light
The more southern parts of the Peak District National Park are known as the White Peak (as distinct from the peaty soiled Dark Peak of the north.) They are limestone hills once, so it is claimed, part of a coral reef in warmer seas.These are Chrome and P…
Added on November 25, 2015

Another Trig Point, another view

Another Trig Point, another view
This one is at the top of Nab Hill (930 feet above sea level) just north of Bollington in eastern Cheshire near Macclesfield. Triangulation Pillars were used to help the Ordnance Survey surveyors conduct their calculations when producing their excellent…
Added on November 18, 2015

Trig point views

Trig point views
This is the Ordnance Survey Triangulation Pillar on Kerridge Ridge in eastern Cheshire above Macclesfield. Kerridge Ridge is about a mile long running north/south and, for the most part, fairly level except for this part. Here the ridge suddenly rises f…
Added on November 16, 2015

Sun sets over Macclesfield

Sun sets over Macclesfield
Sun going down behind clouds which could be the edge of our first winter storm given the name "Abigail." My home town of Macclesfield sits at the bottom of the picture.
Added on November 14, 2015