• Dipper

    25 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    I was working under a misapprehension to start off with. After receiving the advice, “Try looking from the lock bridge below the weir” I was expecting a scene with mill races and canal boats being raised against flow and gravity.
    The lock bridge over the River Wye proved to have nothing at all to do with the Industrial Revolution of 18th and 19th century Britain, but was obviously popular in its own way with sweethearts visiting the quaint Derbyshire village of Bakewell.
    I was hoping to find a White-throated Dipper during a trip to the Peak District National Park, but had not had time to...
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