Millstone Hill This shot captures perfectly the gloom which presaged a mercifully brief snow shower on this exposed ground.
Protstonhill Smithy This is the modern house on the site of the smithy.
|Title||Teindland Forest This is a bit of a puzzle - it's a round hollow in the red till which blankets the land around here, but there's no evidence that it has been used to extract road metal.|
|Photo's author||Anne Burgess User stats Author's photos|
|Source||Wikimedia Commons image|
|Date||22 Mar 2007 00:00:00|
|Original size||640 x 427|
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Teindland Forest This is a bit of a puzzle - it's a round hollow in the red till which blankets the land around here, but there's no evidence that it has been used to extract road metal.
Hunt Hill A boggy pool in the peat breaks the monotony of the ranks of conifers on Hunt Hill.
Teindland Forest This new road isn't on the map yet.
View from Findlay's Seat
Findlay's Seat Findlay's Seat is marked on the maps at the top of the track between the plantations. I have no idea who Findlay was, or why he or she had a seat up here, because there is no evidence t…
Teindland Forest This track and fence mark the boundary between two different forest blocks. The 1982 1:50,000 map shows forest on the right, but not on the left. This is looking up towards 'Findlay's…
Moss of Findlayseat This open gate leading to a forest track through the larch plantation on Hunt Hill was a very welcome sight after plodding through almost a mile of rank heather and bog.
Teindland Forest The clear felled area provides a view south towards Ben Aigan on the skyline.
Moss of Findlayseat Looking down from a corner of the forest plantation on Hunt Hill towards Teindland Forest beyond the heather moor.
Moss of Findlayseat It's not even easy to name this place, because it is singularly lacking in features. The willow scrub probably indicates a wetter area, but I elected not to investigate closely. Ot…
Lesliefield A deep drainage ditch across the felled area above the ruined farm buildings. Young spalings have been planted in the area above the ditch.
Woodside This pond is by the forest road above Lesliefield. The 1:25,000 map shows a building near here, the croft of Woodside, of which I could find no trace. The pond looks fairly recent. In the dis…