NY3804 : Stock Ghyll, Above the Waterfall

taken 4 years ago, near to Ambleside, Cumbria, Great Britain

Stock Ghyll, Above the Waterfall
Stock Ghyll, Above the Waterfall
Stock Ghyll is a tributary of the River Rothay, draining eventually into Windermere. It has a heavily industrialised past and once powered twelve watermills. It descends through a series of waterfalls to the centre of Ambleside where many of the old mill buildings whose wheels it used to turn can still be seen. The mills closed long ago, and most have now been demolished or been converted for other uses; some are used as shops.

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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 November, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 23 November, 2015
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Woodland, Forest 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G3 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 384 045 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:25.9685N 2:57.0024W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 384 045
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Gill  Force  Waterfall  Ghyll  Lake District  Stream  Trees  Autumnal  Autumn Leaves  Autumn Colours 

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