Raising Stanage Pole. Dip pen and wash sketch

Raising Stanage Pole. Dip pen and wash sketch

Apologies auto spell Malcolm

Captured the significant moment with this smashing sketch

Thanks very much Derek and Dennis, very much appreciated from artists like yourselves.

Interesting story Malcolm, made even more so by your illustration of the scene.

Thank you Fiona, appreciated.

Excellent sketch full of life and a great story

Thanks for that Dermot, greatly appreciated, I like to give the background to my works were possible.

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This is my little quick tribute to the raising of the new Stanage Pole on the moor above Stanage Edge in the Peak District of Dearbishire, it stands alongside the Long Causeway and there has been a marker pole as long as anyone can remember. It atands on the boundry between two countys and may have been the marker between two ancient Kingdoms but no one knows when ot why the first one was erected.

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Malcolm Buckley

I have always loved the outdoors and have climbed and walked in various places in the world, after giving numerous slide shows and talks about my trips to raise money for charity, i realised the slides and photos did not do what i saw justice, so I decided to start trying to paint. I am self taught…

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