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Photo-a-Day  (Sunday, 29th September, 2013)

In a dip in the Billinge

In a dip in the Billinge
Ashurst ridge, a distant view of Snowdonia.

Photo: Rev David Long  (Sony SLT-A65V)
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Comment by: Mick on 29th September 2013 at 00:02

Somebody once told me that you can about 14 different counties from Billing Hill

Comment by: Anne on 29th September 2013 at 07:38

Rev. David, if you come back to this page look on people, Iposted some pics for you.

Comment by: Rev David Long on 29th September 2013 at 07:39

Having looked at this pic in greater detail, I think that the hill behind is most likely to be Moel Famau, with the Jubilee Tower on the top.
The caption has become a bit disjointed in transmission - it should read 'In a dip in the Billinge-Ashurst ridge, a distant view of Snowdonia'. It's a view from our house in Standish, which we finally moved into earlier this month.

Comment by: Lizzie down under on 29th September 2013 at 09:59

Lovely Rev. David....you are very good at this.....cheers!!!!

Comment by: Cyril on 29th September 2013 at 10:25

It's four isn't it Mick, I'm sure that they are Lancashire, Cheshire, Derbyshire and Gwynedd.

Comment by: Robin Leigh on 2nd October 2013 at 00:45

Impressive. Our house in Gidlow had an attic window with a view across to Billinge. In the 50's it was a clear day when you could see anything more than a grey line at the horizon.

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