A guide to the local West Pennine area waterfalls and perhaps a few others nearby in Lancashire.
About: Local Waterfalls
The fossils that can be found in the West Pennine Moors and surrounding areas
About: West Pennine Fossils
Looking at evidence for prehistoric human activity in the West Pennine Moors area.
About: Prehistoric Monuments
Looking at old descriptions of three ‘lost’ barrows and tumuli - or are they really all one?
About: Hasty Knoll and the Legend of The Thieves Grave
How Knollshaw got its name and a look into a Medieval document describing the old boundary of the area with some interesting place-names lost to us today.
About: Medieval Knollshaw
Find out what really lies beneath the waters of the Rivington Reservoirs reconstructed in 3D.
About: Rivington Reservoirs - What lies beneath?
Historic coal and clay mining in the West Pennine Moors.
About: West Pennine Coal and Clay
The Easter fair held traditionally on Rivington Pike each year, with food and refreshments available at the Rivington Barns for those who prefer not to climb the hill.
About: Rivington Pike Easter Fair
Mysterious stone heads have been found in and around Bolton, some presumed to be ancient, others not so old but still of interest.
About: The Stone Heads of Bolton and Beyond
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