NY2901 : Crossing Birk Fell Hawse

taken 7 years ago, 3 km from Little Langdale, Cumbria, Great Britain

Crossing Birk Fell Hawse
Crossing Birk Fell Hawse
The 'hawse' is a slight depression on the more-or-less level ridge of Birk Fell once used as a pass by copper miners linking the workings at Tilberthwaite and Greenburn. Few traverse it now except en route to Wetherlam whose final climb (Wetherlam Edge) rears into the clouds ahead of the lone walker.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 14 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 16 August, 2011
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 2927 0157 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:24.2792N 3:5.4673W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 2937 0161
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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