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Re: Where's the Picture................Wales 2013

Presumably it's Elidir Fawr, which I climbed with all the other Glyders on the day of the wedding of William and Kate. Along with hundreds of others whom similarly desired to avoid the matrimonial extravaganza at all costs.
by CharlesT
Mon Jan 17, 2022 10:12 pm
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Where's the Picture................Wales 2013
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First wildflowers of 2022

Spotted on my walk today
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Winter Aconite (Eranthis hyemalis)


And a peaceful view of the Evenlode for "Blue Monday"
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by CharlesT
Mon Jan 17, 2022 4:06 pm
 
Forum: Wildlife sightings
Topic: First wildflowers of 2022
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Views: 38

Re: Where's the Picture................Wales 2013

The initial hill in question is probably one of the most mispronounced of all the Welsh Hewitts. A double struggle with double consonants for native English speakers. :lol: (Translates as Black Hill btw) Aha! Thanks for the extra clue… …Dduallt and Rhobell Fawr? Tim Correct at last! Pity I can't ge...
by CharlesT
Wed Jan 12, 2022 6:54 pm
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Where's the Picture................Wales 2013
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Views: 204334

Re: Where's the Picture................Wales 2013

The initial hill in question is probably one of the most mispronounced of all the Welsh Hewitts. A double struggle with double consonants for native English speakers. :lol:
(Translates as Black Hill btw)
by CharlesT
Wed Jan 12, 2022 4:14 pm
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Where's the Picture................Wales 2013
Replies: 1412
Views: 204334

Re: Can I have a "P" please Bob - Scotland (2nd edition)

Bagpipe Reveille! Can't think of anything less musical than that! (Ref: Johnnie Cope in the morning in "McAuslan in the Rough" GM Fraser) Not the answer! - But regardless of musical preferences, I think a bagpipe reveille would be quite a wake up call... especially if performed by Korn......
by CharlesT
Wed Jan 12, 2022 3:59 pm
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Can I have a "P" please Bob - Scotland (2nd edition)
Replies: 1899
Views: 122016

Re: Can I have a "P" please Bob - Scotland (2nd edition)

Bagpipe Reveille! Can't think of anything less musical than that!
(Ref: Johnnie Cope in the morning in "McAuslan in the Rough" GM Fraser)
by CharlesT
Wed Jan 12, 2022 11:50 am
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Can I have a "P" please Bob - Scotland (2nd edition)
Replies: 1899
Views: 122016

Re: Where's the pic England v5

Nethermost Cove?
by CharlesT
Tue Jan 11, 2022 1:42 pm
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Where's the pic England v5
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Re: When can you claim the Munro

IMO you can only claim a munro if you have balanced on the cairn/trig point like a ballerina so that your whole body is above the highest point. Planking would also be acceptable. I would never be so disrespectful to the summit spirits, they have feelings you know. I confirm my ascent by touching t...
by CharlesT
Thu Jan 06, 2022 6:02 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: When can you claim the Munro
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Views: 2404

Re: Where's the Picture................Wales 2013

Alteknacker wrote:Wild guess: Rhinog Fawr and Y Lethr?

Not there. Go east young man.
by CharlesT
Thu Jan 06, 2022 5:53 pm
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Where's the Picture................Wales 2013
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Re: Can I have a "P" please Bob - Scotland (2nd edition)

Sgurr wrote:Is it the Cu Sith? (After much searching of clarions et al

It is so.

Said to hunt silently, occasionally uttering loud barks, if you are not safe by the third such you are doomed. Especially fond of wives it appears, whom it abducts to give suckle to its young.

Your go.
by CharlesT
Wed Jan 05, 2022 9:15 pm
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Can I have a "P" please Bob - Scotland (2nd edition)
Replies: 1899
Views: 122016

Re: Can I have a "P" please Bob - Scotland (2nd edition)

A bit of help then.
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by CharlesT
Wed Jan 05, 2022 3:24 pm
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Can I have a "P" please Bob - Scotland (2nd edition)
Replies: 1899
Views: 122016

Re: Where's the pic England v5

Mal Grey wrote:Clumps! (Wittenham)


That didn't take long. Your go.
by CharlesT
Wed Jan 05, 2022 3:12 pm
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Where's the pic England v5
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Views: 362954

Re: Where's the pic England v5

HalfManHalfTitanium wrote:
CharlesT wrote:Top of Rossett Ghyll.


Yes, over to you!

Tim

Thanks, passed it many times on Winter walks of the Langdale horseshoe, too long ago to mention.

Where is this?
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by CharlesT
Wed Jan 05, 2022 11:20 am
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Where's the pic England v5
Replies: 3061
Views: 362954

Re: Can I have a "P" please Bob - Scotland (2nd edition)

CharlesT wrote:Serendipity; naught else.

Happy New Year all and make sure you are safe ere the third sounding of CS.


And lock up your wives!
by CharlesT
Tue Jan 04, 2022 11:15 am
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Can I have a "P" please Bob - Scotland (2nd edition)
Replies: 1899
Views: 122016

Re: Can I have a "P" please Bob - Scotland (2nd edition)

Sgurr wrote:Happy New Year. Is it Carstairs siren?

A sound answer (ho,ho) but no.
by CharlesT
Mon Jan 03, 2022 1:31 am
 
Forum: Photo threads, comps and quizzes
Topic: Can I have a "P" please Bob - Scotland (2nd edition)
Replies: 1899
Views: 122016
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