The edge of Morgaston Wood.
|Title||Footpath, Worts Hill and West End, Slaithwaite. A tarmac lane leads to a series of farmhouses along the hillside, the last of which is West End. Then the lane becomes the footpath in the foreground. The hill is Worts Hill. A bridleway crosses it near to the summit and gives excellent views.|
|Photo's author||Humphrey Bolton User stats Author's photos|
|Source||Wikimedia Commons image|
|Date||13 Nov 2005 00:00:00|
|Original size||640 x 480|
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|Camera model||OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO.,LTD / C300Z,D550Z|
|Exposure time||1/1000 s|
|Focal length||6.0 mm|
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