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Ford 1839/1843

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title page
  author
  publisher


introduction
  location
  mountains

  valleys
  lakes
  islands
  tarns

  woods
  settlements
  bridges

  weather
  clouds
  rain

  antiquities
  time to visit
  accommodation

The Lakes
  tours

Tour from Lancaster

  Lancaster

Lancaster to Ulverston
  Lancaster Sands
  sands guide

  Cartmel
  Holy Well

  Leven Sands
  Ulverston

  Swarthmoor Hall
  Conishead Priory
  Dalton-in-Furness

  Furness Abbey

Ulverston to Coniston
  Coniston Water

  Oxen Houses
  Waterhead


Coniston
  Old Man of Coniston

  Yewdale
  Tilberthwaite
  Seathwaite
  Walna Scar
  Seathwaite Tarn

  Eskdale
  Birker Force
  Barnscar

  Ravenglass
  Bootle
  Seaton Hall

  Black Combe

Coniston to Hawkshead
  Hawkshead

  Esthwaite Water

to Ambleside

Lancaster to Kendal
  Milnthorpe

  Levens Hall
  Levens gardens

  Sizergh Castle

Kendal

  Kendal Castle
  Catharine Parr
  White Hall

  Holy Trinity, Kendal

Kendal to Windermere

  Staveley
  Ings

  Windermere
  Windermere
  islands, Windermere
  Bowness-on-Windermere
  Windermere Ferry
  The Station, Claife


Windermere to Ambleside

  Low Wood Inn

Ambleside and excursions

  Stockghyll Force
  Wansfell
  Skelgill
  Fairfield

  Loughrigg Fell
  Loughrigg Tarn

  The Langdales
  Skelwith Bridge
  Skelwith Force
  Colwith Force

  Little Langdale
  Blea Tarn

  Dungeon Ghyll Force
  Stickle Tarn
  Langdale Pikes

  Thrang Quarry
  Elter Water


Ambleside to Keswick
  Low Fall, Rydal
  High Fall, Rydal

  Rydal Mount
  William Wordsworth
  Rydal Water
  Grasmere

  Easedale
  Dunmail Raise
  Dunmail Raise Stones
  Wythburn

  Helvellyn
  Thirlmere
  Legburthwaite

Keswick and excursions

  Crosthwaite
  Derwent Water
  Vale of Keswick

  Derwent Water
  islands, Derwent Water

  floating island
  Barrow Cascade
  Lodore Falls

  Grange
  Portinscale

  Crow Park
  Friar's Crag
  Cockshott Wood
  Castle Head
  Wallow Crag

  River Greta
  Castlerigg Stone Circle

  Watendlath
  Ashness Bridge

  Thirlmere
  Castle Rock

  Skiddaw
  Saddleback
  Borrowdale
  Castle Crag

  Bowder Stone
  Rosthwaite

Keswick to Wasdale, Calder Abbey, etc

  black lead mine, Seathwaite
  pencils

  Stockley Bridge
  Sty Head
  Sca Fell
  Scafell Pikes

  Mickledore
  Wasdale Head

  Wast Water
  The Screes
  Nether Wasdale
  Gosforth Cross
  Calder Bridge
  Calder Abbey

  Ponsonby Hall

Calder Bridge to Cockermouth and Keswick
  Egremont
  Egremont Castle

  St Bees
  St Bees Abbey
  Ennerdale Bridge
  Ennerdale Water

  Scarth Gap
  Black Sail Pass

  Ennerdale Bridge
  Lamplugh
  Cockermouth

  Cockermouth Castle
  Papcastle
  Bridekirk font

  Bassenthwaite Lake
  Wythop Woods
  Haws

  Millbeck

Keswick to Buttermere

  Seatoller
  Honister Pass
  Honister Crag

  Buttermere
  Scale Force

  Crummock Water
  Buttermere Hause
  Scale Hill
  Lowes Water

  Whinlatter Pass
  Newlands Valley

  Newlands Hause

Keswick to Carlisle

  Threlkeld
  Mungrisdale

  Bowscale
  Mosedale

  Caldbeck
  The Howk
  River Caldew

  Warnell Fell
  Rose Castle

  Dalston
  Dalston Hall


Carlisle

  Carlisle Castle
  Carlisle Cathedral

East from Carlisle, and to Penrith

  Crosby
  Hadrian's Wall
  Kingwater

  Lanercost Priory
  Naworth Castle
  Belted Will
  border reivers
  Gilsland Spa
  Bewcastle
  Brampton
  Capon Tree

  Corby Castle
  Newcastle and Carlisle Railway
  Wetheral
  River Eden

  Wetheral Safeguards
  Wetheral Priory
  Warwick Bridge
  River Eden

  Armathwaite
  Nunnery Walks
  River Croglin

  Eden Bridge
  Kirkoswald

  Kirkoswald Castle
  Long Meg and Her Daughters

  Litte Salkeld
  Langwathby
  Edenhall


Penrith and excursions
  Giant's Grave

  Penrith Castle
  Penrith Beacon

  Eamont Bridge
  Arthur's Round Table
  Mayburgh
  Brougham Hall

  Clifton
  Brougham castle

  Askham
  Lowther Castle
  Lowther Park

  Bampton
  Hawes Water

  Mardale
  Kentmere
  Nan Bield Pass
  Kentmere Hall

  Longsleddale
  Gatescarth Pass
  Branstree
  Sahp Abbey

  Karl Lofts
  Shap

  Dalemain
  Dacre
  Dacre bears
  Pooley Bridge

  Ullswater
  Ullswater
  How Town
  Old Church

  Martindale
  Watermillock

  Gowbarrow Park
  Aira Force

  Stybarrow Crag
  Patterdale Hall
  King of Patterdale

  Brothers Water
  Kirkstone Pass

End of the tour


Itineraries of The Lakes

Lancaster to Kendal, by Milnthorpe
  Lancaster

  Bolton-le-Sands
  Carnforth
  Beetham
  Milnthorpe

  Heversham
  Levens Bridge
  Sizergh Castle
  Kendal


Lancaster to Kendal, by KIrkby Lonsdale
  Caton
  Claughton
  Hornby
  Kirkby Lonsdale

  Kendal

Lancaster to Ulverston, over the sands
  Hest Bank
  Lancaster Sands
  Allithwaite
  Cartmel

  Flookborough
  Leven Sands
  Ulverston

Ulverston to Furness Abbey
  Dalton-in-Furness

  Furness Abbey

Ulverston to Bowness-on-Windermere
  Lowick Bridge

  Nibthwaite
  Coniston Water
  Waterhead, Coniston
  Hawkshead
  Windermere Ferry
  Bowness-on-Windermere


Kendal to Hawes Water
  Staveley
  Kentmere Tarn
  Small Water
  Mardale
  Hawes Water

  Sadgill
  Ubarrow Hall
  Watchgate

Kendal to Ambleside
  Ings
  Orest Head
  Troutbeck Bridge

  Low Wood Inn
  Ambleside
  Windermere

Ambleside excursions
  Stockghyll Force

  Loughrigg Fell
  Loughrigg Tarn
  The Langdales


Ambleside to Keswick
  Rydal Water
  Rydal Hall
  Rydal Mount
  Grasmere

  Dunmail Raise
  Wythburn
  Thirlmere

  King's Head, Legburthwaite
  Castlerigg
  Keswick


Keswick round Derwent Water
  Barrow House
  Lodore Falls
  Grange
  Manesty
  Portinscale


Keswick to Borrowdale
  Lodore Hotel
  Bowder Stone

  Rosthwaite
  Watendlath
  Ashness Bridge

Keswick and Buttermere
  Seatoller

  Buttermere
  Crummock Water
  Newlands Valley

  Portinscale
  Keswick

Keswick and Lowes Water, Ennerdale, Wast Water
  Scale Hill
  Lowes Water
  Lamplugh Cross
  Ennerdale Bridge

  Calder Bridge
  Calder Abbey
  Gosforth
  The Strands
  Wast Water
  Wasdale Head

  Sty Head
  Seathwaite

Keswick and Thirlmere

Whitehaven to Keswick
  Whitehaven

  Cockermouth
  Bassenthwaite Lake
  Keswick

Workington to Keswick
  Workington


Keswick to Penrith
  Threlkeld
  Penruddock
  Penrith

Penrith to Carlisle
  Plumpton
  High Hesket

  Carlisle

Tour from Carlisle


lakes - length, breadth, depth


mountains - altitude


waterfalls


post roads
  coach routes


Carlisle to London


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