NY3312 : Willie Wife Moor

taken 4 years ago, 5 km from Grasmere, Cumbria, Great Britain

Willie Wife Moor
Willie Wife Moor
This large expanse of moorland is west-south-west of the summit of Dollywaggon Pike. Although it steepens further down, it is a much easier descent route to Dunmail Raise than is Raise Beck. Steel Fell, ahead, is on the other side of Dunmail Raise and the A591.

I have not yet found the origin of this rather unusual name.
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NY3312, 25 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 8 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 13 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Uplands  Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 3354 1238 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:30.1418N 3:1.6671W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 3396 1258
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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