Black and White, Landscape, Photography

Roughtor Clapper Bridge, Bodmin Moor

A clapper bridge is a simple form of construction used since medieval times, in this case it is built out of the plentiful granite slabs placed over some solid piers. This Grade 11 listed bridge carries the track across a small stream at the base of the slopes approaching Roughtor. What  always strikes me is… Continue reading Roughtor Clapper Bridge, Bodmin Moor

Black and White, Landscape, Photography

Roughtor’s Random Rocks

Around the base of the main huge granite boulders making the summit of Roughtor are many random smaller stones. There is no pattern, just hundreds of assorted and irregular slabs strewn around the place. A few are standing, maybe manoeuvred in a long ago history to point up at a significant object in the night… Continue reading Roughtor’s Random Rocks

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Logan Stone, Louden Hill, Bodmin Moor

My thanks to Elizabeth Dale, author of Cornishbirdblog and her recent post giving me the inspiration to visit this quirky rock formation on Bodmin Moor, just below Roughtor. That particular post is here and will tell you a little more detail. I highly recommend a visit to her blog to learn all sorts of other… Continue reading Logan Stone, Louden Hill, Bodmin Moor