Sedbergh

Sedbergh is England’s official book town which came about after the devastating foot and mouth disease in 2001. Many of the shops and cafes and even the chippy stock books…

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The Hoad Monument – Ulverston
The Hoad monument is a memorial to Sir John Barrow who was born in Ulverston in 1795. The Hoad monument in Ulverston was built in 1850 from local limestone and funded by local subscription.

The Hoad Monument – Ulverston

The Hoad monument is a memorial to Sir John Barrow who was born in Ulverston in 1795. Built in 1850 from local limestone it was funded by local subscription. The…

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Frank’s Bridge – Kirkby Stephen
Frank's Bridge

Frank’s Bridge – Kirkby Stephen

Frank’s Bridge spans the river Eden at Kirkby Stephen. Built in the 17th century, the bridge was used for transporting coffins from the nearby hamlets of Winton and Hartley. Stones…

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Old Park Wood

Old Park Wood and Leven Estuary Old Park Wood is an ancient woodland situated on the Holker Estate. The area is managed for wildlife and conservation purposes and is an…

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Prom Art in Grange-over-Sands

Prom Art in Grange-over-Sands from Sunday April 26th 2020.The craft fair takes place on the last Sunday of the month. Over 80 stalls set up along the Victorian promenade.From fine art, prints,…

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Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre
Temple for World Peace

Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre

Kadampa Temple of World Peace Travel two miles south of Ulverston, along the A5087 and you will see the dramatic Victorian Gothic mansion that is Conishead Priory. It sits on…

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St Anthony’s Tower, Milnthorpe
St Anthony's Tower

St Anthony’s Tower, Milnthorpe

As you travel along the A6 between Levens and Milnthorpe stands a round, grey tower, on the hilltop close to Milnthorpe. St Anthony’s Tower was built by Henry Smithies to…

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