"After a little pause, we decided on the route, viz. the romantic walks leading to Eston Nab. The scene on all sides is exceedingly picturesque, being variegated with dense groves of oak, ash, and fir; cultivated grounds of wheat, oats, and barley; richly-teeming meadows, and new-cropped fields; whilst merry damsels and sun-burnt swains toiled among the hay, and chanted simple country songs as they proceeded with their labour."How things have changed.
- 'The History and Antiquities of Cleveland' - John Walker Ord.
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Eston Nab - As It Once Was
And finally, a description of Eston Nab from 1846: