NY3704 : Rothay Park, Stock Ghyll

taken 5 years ago, near to Ambleside, Cumbria, Great Britain

Rothay Park, Stock Ghyll
Rothay Park, Stock Ghyll
Looking upstream from the confluence of Stock Ghyll and the River Rothay near Miller Bridge.
Stock Ghyll

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
Friday, 20 November, 2015   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 24 November, 2015
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Village, Rural settlement 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G3 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 371 045 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:25.9210N 2:58.2315W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 371 044
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Lake District  Stream  Gill  Ghyll  Stock Ghyll  Autumnal  Autumn Colours  Autumn Trees  Autumn Leaves 

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