A photo blog illustrating the beautiful countryside within a walk or short drive of the town of Leek, Staffordshire. The area covered includes the Peak District National Park, Staffordshire Moorlands, Cannock Chase and South-east Cheshire.
Wednesday, 29 December 2010
Mow Cop Castle in the mist
The folly at Mow Cop was built in 1754 as an elaborate summer house to enhance the view from Rode Hall in Cheshire. The building is now in the care of the National Trust. The day was very misty leading to a slightly eerie atmosphere at the folly.
(Canon EOS 60D, Tamron 10-24mm @ 10 mm, 1/100s @ f/9.0)