Tag: Exploration

  • Exploring Hollinshead Hall and Old Well House at Tockholes

    Exploring Hollinshead Hall and Old Well House at Tockholes

    In this video, we walk through Roddlesworth Woods that are located in the towhship of Tockholes, looking for the old ruins of Hoddlesworth Hall and the creepy looking Well House! The ruins of the ancient manor house was largely rebuilt by John Hollinshead in the 1770s. In Victorian times, Hollinshead…

  • Black Abbey Street, Accrington – An Exploration!

    Black Abbey Street, Accrington – An Exploration!

    Just a short video as we take a look into just one of the many fire damaged buildings situated along Black Abbey Street in Accrington. In 1191 Accrington was granted to the Abbot of Kirkstall Abbey and around 1200 the monks built a grange (small-scale abbey) in the area that…

  • St James’ Church Graveyard Explore! / Altham

    St James’ Church Graveyard Explore! / Altham

    This was only our second visit to this extraordinary graveyard in Altham, which is situated close to Accrington and Burnley in the heart of Lancashire. A place of worship has been there since around the Norman times, with the Church that still stands there now being built around 1512, just…