Category Archives: 2004 May 3 Pegsdon

Now That’s What I Call Crop Circles 2004

Herewith our annual round-up of the best (in or view) of this year’s UK circles.


Pegsdon, Hertfordshire, 3rd May 2004. It’s not often that an oilseed rape formation makes it into our yearly best-of. Photo credit unknown.


Ridgeway, Wiltshire, 30th May 2004. Photo credit unknown.


Fort Nelson, Hampshire, 11th June 2004. Photo credit unknown.


Honeystreet, Wiltshire, 16th June 2004. Photo credit unknown.


Etchilhampton, Wiltshire, 25th July 2004. Photo credit unknown.
Beacon Hill, Hampshire, July 28th 2004. Photo credit unknown.


West Kennett, Wiltshire, 29th July 2004. Photo credit unknown.


Wouldham, Kent, 30th July 2004.


Silbury Hill, Wiltshire, 3rd and 4th August 2004. Photo credit Peter Sorensen.


Aldborne, Wiltshire, 6th August 2004. Photo by Lucy Pringle.


Wilton, Wiltshire, 7th August 2004. Photo credit unknown.


 Shalbourne,  Wiltshire, August 8th 2004. Photo credit unknown.


West Kennett, Wiltshire, 9th August 2004. This was made by John Lundberg, Wil Russell, and Rod Dickinson, for a National Geographic documentary, and is certainly the best and neatest square spiral formation we’ve ever seen. Photo by Frank Laumen.

Season Update 2004

After a month of wondering ‘well, where are they,then?’, the first formation reports of 2004 are starting to dribble in; a single c.20′ circle at North Canning Down, Wiltshire, and a rather more complex design at Pegsdon, Hertfordshire (exact configuration unknown), both in oilseed rape. Hurrah for that; here’s to another four months of sleepless nights and muddy boots…

Pegsdon, Hertfordshire, 3 May 2004. A gorgeous oilseed rape design.Photo credit unknown; possibly Russell Stannard?