- Last checked May 2021. Everything OK.
- Note that when the posts were installed, it looks like they were trying very hard to be unobtrusive – many posts are low to the ground, facing away from the approach and often several metres away from their feature. Look carefully!
Orienteering map details
- A4 landscape, Scale 1:7500. Last updated August 2020.
- The Start is on the West side of the car parks, between the two parts.
How to get a map
Crompton Moor waterproof print£1.50
Crompton Moor PDF£1.50
- Or buy any map from Get a Map
- K Car Park
- From Jn 21 M62 take A663 to north end of Shaw. Take B6197 east (Buckstones Road). Pass a church on the first bend then in 350 metres turn left by the Methodist Church. Sign board – Crompton Moor, Brushes Clough Car Park. Go to the car park at the end of the road.
- OS Grid Reference: SD 951 101. Postcode: OL2 8LX (near the start of the car park road)
Other useful information
- Oldham Council web site for Crompton Moor
- Wikipedia entry for Crompton Moor
- Friends of Crompton Moor
- Maintained by GMOA supported by Oldham Council
- Postwatchers, please click here to submit your report.