24 February 2008


View of Consett area from Waskerley (a village in County Durham, In England. It is situated a few miles to the southwest of Consett.

Waskerley Way follows the western part of the former Stanhope and Tyne Railway. It is nearly 10 miles long and rises from 230 metres above sea level at Lydgetts Junction to the west of Consett, to 440 metres at Weather Hill Engine north of Stanhope. It passes through a range of habitats from mixed deciduous woodland and conifer plantations to open heather moorland.
The walk starts at Lydgetts Junction, which is the intersection of the Waskerley Way, Lanchester Valley Railway Path, Derwent Valley Railway Path and the Consett-Sunderland cycle paths.


  • Camera Olymus E500
  • Lens - 11-22mm wide angle
  • Aperture - f/5.6
  • Shutter speed - 1/100 sec
  • ISO-100
  • Focal Length - 22mm
  • Exposure compensation +0.7 step

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