Monthly Archives: April 2020

Down Crosby Beach

It is another beautiful morning and I am out for my early morning exercise. The tide was out and the beach was deserted. I wandered out to one of the Iron Men who was watching a container ship pass by. … Continue reading

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A strange combination

The weather this past week has been marvellous and I have managed to get out to do my half an hour exercise whilst keeping my social distance. A couple of days ago I was walking in the Hightown Dunes and … Continue reading

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Easter in the Hightown Dunes.

Originally posted on Crosbyman66:
It’s the Easter Bank Holiday weekend and the weather is perfect. What better time than to wander through the Hightown Dunes. Signs of Spring were all around. I strolled along the path by the golf course.…

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A Message from the Iron Man

Take care everyone

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El Firo, the story.

A document relating what went on is held in the town hall in Soller. Here is a translation of that document. .   Everything now leads up to the day of the battle on the beach in Porto Soller. It … Continue reading

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This is getting serious.

I was down on Crosby Beach early this morning and even one of the Iron Men was wearing a mask. Where did he get it from? There are non in the shops. Meanwhile most of them just gazed out to … Continue reading

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Early morning down Crosby Beach

It was a beautiful morning and I was up early to go for my Government approved half an hour of exercise. Being early there was no-one about. Just a couple of people on horseback, myself and of course, the Iron … Continue reading

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The Torrent de Pareis and Es Cornadors.

The Torrent de Pareis as I did it was just an easy stroll. Given the amount of water in the gorge we went as far as we felt was sensible. T0 progress further would have meant scrambling over smooth rocks, … Continue reading

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Muleta Plateau and Mortitx

More memories of Mallorca from 2001 The Muleta Plateau An easy stroll and one that I usually do on my day of arrival. Mortitx. This is a much harder walk and one that I did with a guide. Not sure … Continue reading

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Memories of Red Screes.

I have been looking through my old prints and found these from a walk I did with Crosby Rambling Club back in February 1996. A classic circular walk from Ambleside heading north to High Sweden Bridge then along the valley … Continue reading

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