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1. Castleton (1) Winter scenes around the village

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The bird table takes the strain at the old schoolhouse!

VIDEO Christmas at Castleton - The bitter winter of December 2010


Some brightly coloured dry stone walling above Danby Park Wood, north across the Esk Valley from Castleton.

Two ice cold scenes on the top of top of the bleak moorland north of Castleton where only a few trees survive the ravages of sheep and weather!


The old Castleton Schoolhouse

The old Schoolhouse in Castleton village in winter with its wonderful tall chimneys.


A fine piece of scaffolding for repairs to the old Castleton school schoolhouse.


Castleton County Community School.


Castleton Woods - Danby park Wood - winter seen from the old schoolhouse.


Winter on Primrose Hill, Castleton village

Winter on Primrose Hill, Castleton village


Clearing the snow above Castleton to the consternation of the sheep

Clearing the snow above Castleton to the consternation of the sheep1


Looking north down the road from Blakey Ridge to Castleton - Winter 2009/2010.

The Blakey Ridge road from Castleton to Ralphs Cross December 2010


Danby Dale winter from the centre of Castleton (above - across the bowling green, below from the beer garden of the Downe Arms!).



Danby Dale, the west face of Danby Rigg viewed from Castleton.


Castleton Village on the ridge.


Looking up towards Ralph's Cross - plenty of work for the snowploughs in the 2009/2010 winter.


Danby Park Wood - Castleton Wood.


Danby Dale and Castleton Rigg from above Danby Park Wood.

Castleton enveloped in deep snow


at the lower end of Castleton Wandels Lane heads south towards Danby Church - deep winter and autumn scenes.


Further along the Wandels Lane 'gated road' near Danby Church in deep winter, Castleton is in the distant left of the picture.


These alpaca's don't seem to mind the 2009-2010 winter weather.


A couple of firemen guys from Skelton after enjoying the skiing on the moor tops.


Icles on the houses.


Ralph's Cross and the roads emanating from it suffered grievously in the 2009-2010 winter.


More Castleton Pictures 1. Castleton (1) winter scenes around the village * 9. Castleton (2) Views of Castleton from the surrounding countryside * 21a. Castleton (3) Pictures of Castleton Show 2007 * 21b. Castleton Show 2008 * 21c. Castleton Show 2010 * 21d. Castleton Village Street Party for Prince William & Kate's Wedding April 29th 2011 * 31. Castleton (4) Summer-Spring-Autumn scenes * 32. Castleton (5) The village streets, buildings, trains and animals! * 34. Danby-Castleton Winter December 2010-January 2011 *

A miscellany of pictures of Castleton and Danby Dale in the Winter of  December 2010 - January 2011



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