From the makers of Coast, Landscape Mysteries embarks on a series of journeys in which Professor Aubrey Manning tries to solve mysteries hidden in the landscape of the British Isles. Unpicking clues in the geology, natural history and archaeology, Aubrey reveals how the land has come to look the way it does. The Riddle of the Yorkshire Tracks Aubrey ventures to the bleak and dangerous North Yorkshire coastline for his next adventure, to embark on an investigation into a forgotten story of Britain s industrial past. By day this stretch of coast appears like any other, but when the tide goes out, a different and mysterious landscape is revealed - Can Aubrey solve The Riddle of the Yorkshire Tracks? The Terraces of Avalon Along the steep sides of the Glastonbury Tor there s a distinctive pattern of regular stepped terraces, but their origin is a mystery. Is there a connection with the myths and legends that permeate this intoxicating landscape? For the last programme in this series Aubrey travels to Glastonbury to investigate the riddle of The Terraces of Avalon. The landscape around us is part of our life; it affects so much that we do and feel. Amazing forces have acted to shape our landscapes; they began millions of years back and continue to this day. Join me in a search for clues which reveal their influences on our past, present and future. - Aubrey Manning
Professor Aubrey Manning studies the geology, natural history and archaeology of the British Isles, in an effort to solve the mysteries of the landscape. In this volume Aubrey focuses on Yorkshire.
Aubrey Manning, geology, natural history, archaeology of the British Isles, mysteries of the landscape, Yorkshire, Landscape Mysteries: The Riddle of the Yorkshire Tracks & The Terraces of Avalon
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