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Model Name Originals Town Visit? LL Ref. Dates Actual Location Grid Reference IoE
Christmas Is Coming Blackwell     Jan 2014  Cottages at Blackwell Mill Halt

North of the A6 at Blackwell Mill

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Summer Holidays
Lilliput Lane's "Summer Holidays" and "Christmas Is Coming" are based on  Cottages and a bridge at Blackwell Mill Halt

North of the A6 at Blackwell Mill  Map SK112726

Information on visiting: Park in the Wye Dale car park opposite the entrance to the Topley Pike Quarry on the A6 west of Buxton.
SK17 8TE.The car park is pay and display after 10 am 1.50 for an hour (2Q2015 info)
Follow the track towards Blackwell Mill Cycle Hire (on the Monsal Trail map).  The cottages are on the left. Allow about 20 minutes each way for a level walk along pleasant stream.

If you don't have the time to walk to the cottages they can be seen from the A6. Continue after the Wye Dale car park to the next large lay by on the left. You can look down and see the cottages

 


Photo: Hilary Armstrong
   
   
   
 
From A6  
The walk
Car Park Looking back
   
   
Blackwell Mill Cycle Hire From the cottages
Start of the Monsal Trail
   
   
Topley Pike Quarry

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