Meg Peacocke - Poetry Path (December) - Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria
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Quick Description: There are 12 poems carved in local stone around the river Eden in Kirkby Stephen. Each poem for a month in the shepherd's year. This is December's on the Poetry Path.
Location: North West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/27/2012 4:11:14 AM
Waymark Code: WMDKNT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
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Long Description:
Meg Peacocke wrote the words, Pip Hall carved them and local tradesmen placed the stones. December's is lying in a field near the start. Spread across three stones.

All poems can be downloaded via a Bluetooth hub at Kirkby Stephen TIC. Even when it is shut, apparently. (visit link)


There sails the heron
drawing behind him a long
wake of solitude

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Poetry Path Kirkby Stephen Cumbria CA17 4JN OSGB NY777079

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