Out & About …

… on the North York Moors, or wherever I happen to be.

Capt. Cook’s Monument and Cockshaw Hill

Late evening view of Captain Cook’s Monument, in this 250th year since Cook set out on his first voyage. Beneath the monument the commercial plantation of Little Ayton Moor, and below that, Cockshaw Hil,l with its disused sandstone quarry. Across the lush green fields, the line of the whinstone intrusion of the Cleveland Dyke can be made out forming the base for the road up to Gribdale.

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