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Looking for Poppy Fields in North West


h4rsx 9 17 5 United Kingdom
16 Jun 2011 11:42AM
Hi Folks,

I've been trying to find some Poppy fields around Manchester/Cheshire/Derbyshire ways without success, just wondering if anyone has come across any and if so would be kind enough to share the location. Smile

Would be nice to get some shots before they disappear for a year. Sad

Cheers,

Harsharn

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lenscapuk53 12 16 England
16 Jun 2011 12:01PM
Hi Harsharn,
I dont know if it helps you but on my way to Dunham Massey From my home town Leigh along Glazebrook lane, there is a field of Rapeseed and Poppy mixed together. Weather permiting this weekend I will be there taking photos myself Smile

Dave.
cameracat 15 8.6k 61 Norfolk Island
16 Jun 2011 12:10PM
I know its no where near you......Sad But if you fancy a trip to " East Anglia " ie: Norfolk & Suffolk " We is inundated with Poppy fields......Grin

You could tie that in with a trip to snap some shots of the vanishing Happisburgh beach ruins, Before they are lost forever....Sad

Question, Is it worth 60 to 70 quids worth of fuel.....Wink
h4rsx 9 17 5 United Kingdom
16 Jun 2011 12:40PM
Thanks guys, appreaciate you posting.

I'll take a look at that Dave, doesn't look too far from where I live and lookforward to seeing your shots from there.

Thanks Vince, I will at some point make a trip down to East Anglia, but I think the Poppy's may have gone by then, perhaps next summer. Grin

Harsharn
dcash29 13 2.3k England
16 Jun 2011 12:55PM
Heard of poppy/rape field 53.560429,-1.562147 between Crawthorn and Silkstone near Barnsley Jun 37 M1

Rape fields next to M62 jun 25 Hartshead and loads around Staxton/Foxholes Yorkshire Wolds
h4rsx 9 17 5 United Kingdom
17 Jun 2011 12:28PM
Thanks very much dcash29, i'll be sure to have a look at that.
dcash29 13 2.3k England
17 Jun 2011 12:35PM

Quote:i'll be sure to have a look at that.
yeah same here, no problem

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