The Westmorland Flag
- This site was commenced in 2013. As time goes on I hope to be able both to increase the number of places covered by photographs and articles and also to expand some of the items initially put here in short form.
Westmorland Heritage (1975) Alfred Wainwright[easyazon-image align="left" asin="0711224196" locale="uk" height="122" src="http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51RS21S862L._SL160_.jpg" width="160"]Click the image to buy from Amazon.co.uk. Reprinted 2004.
Category Archives: Westmorland Lakes
To give this item the title that I have is maybe a little ugly sounding, but it’s done deliberately to highlight the sad fact that Haweswater is not what it was. In some respects it is more than before, at … Continue reading
Grasmere more than any other of Westmorland’s Lake District waters is associated with the Romantic poets who, in the early-19th century, shaped society’s view of Lakeland so profoundly that probably the majority of visitors have seen this region through their … Continue reading
Although one of the smaller of the Westmorland lakes Rydal Water makes up for its diminutive size by its almost excessive beauty. It is the pearl in the heart of Lakeland. Although when walking or driving from Ambleside to Grasmere … Continue reading