from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A continent of the southern Western Hemisphere southeast of North America between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. It extends from the Caribbean Sea southward to Cape Horn.
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So I crossed the Pennines by two different routes, Skipton and Standedge and both performed perfectly.
Only this weekend I invested £4.50 and took a half hour trip into the darkness of Standedge tunnel in t'Yorkshire purely as a result of reading about it on A F-A's 'Fleeing from Academe' Blog.
Hiking England: Pennine Way - Part 3, Standedge to Blackstone Edge
Hiking England: Pennine Way - Part 3, Standedge to Blackstone Edge Reservoir