NY3512 : Brothers' Parting Stone

near to Cofa Pike [other Features], Cumbria, Great Britain

Brothers' Parting Stone
Brothers' Parting Stone
Marked by a metal sign and has a poem carved into the rock. The poem is impossible to read. Canon Rawnsley (1888) caused the stone to be recognised as a commemoration to the last parting of William Wordsworth and his brother John at Micaelmas 1800. John commanded the Abergavenny which was sunk with all hands lost February 5th. 1805.
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2007
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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 November, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 4 January, 2008
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Memorial > Memorial   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 353 124 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:30.1883N 2:59.9819W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NY 353 125
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