Out & About …

… on the North York Moors, or wherever I happen to be.

Arthur's Pike

Above Whinny Crag, above the elbow in¬†Ulf’s lake where the whole of its¬†nine mile length can be seen. In the ’60s Ullswater¬†almost became a reservoir, following in¬†the¬†fate of Thirlemere and Haweswater¬†but¬†a passionate speech by Lord Birket, persuaded¬†the House of Lords to defeat the¬†proposal.


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