Posted on February 3, 2018 by Richard BishopEdenfield’s surroundings East Lancs Railway in the valley bottom at Lumb below Edenfield. The rear of properties on Bury Roadd Edenfield, viewed from the A56 Link Road Valley up to the Scout Moor Reservoir The green grassy dam at the head of the valley can be seen. Beyond this is Scout Moor Reservoir. The old tram line’s route can be clearly seen along the right-hand side of the valley. Downstream leads to Dearden Clough and the remains of Plunge Mill.Graveyard at Edenfield Parish Church.Feeding Time A farmer tends to his sheep just below Fecit Farm next to the A680 Rochdale Road.Michael Wife Lane, near Edenfield, Lancashire. An unusual name for this bridleway leading northwards from the A680 Edenfield C of E Primary SchoolStubbins Primary School, south of the A56. Dearden Brook, known locally as “The Plunge” runs between Scout Moor and Edenfield Waugh’s Well. This monument was originally built on the site of a spring in 1866 to honour Rochdale-born Edwin Waugh (1817-1890), one of Lancashire’s finest poets. It was rebuilt in 1966 in memory of Ward Ogden, a local naturalist and rambler. It makes for a fine contemplative viewpoint and resting place on the Rossendale Way.