Rigor Mortis

Finally – after almost a dozen years – the southern part of The Drift Road near Slaley, Northumberland, has been added to the definitive map as a restricted byway nearly a mile in length, and the obstructions sufficiently removed to facilitate passage.

It is all a bit of a seedy story, really, and if you have any sense that the process of recording, protecting, and using ‘lost ways’ should be fair, open, and properly thought-through, then you will (I sincerely hope) find it all rather disturbing. Click on the photograph below to open the report.

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