Tag Archives: Lake District

Holy Well, Humphrey Head, Allithwaite, Cumbria

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – SD 389 739 Getting Here To get here you have to travel right to the end of the road, then walk a short distance until you hit the horrible coastal waters where there’s a … Continue reading

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Swinside Stone Circle, Hallthwaites, Millon, Cumbria

Stone Circle:  OS Grid Reference – SD 17163 88174 Also Known as: Chapel Sucken Chapel Suke L1/3 (Thom) Sunkenkirk Sunken Kirk Getting Here Bittova journey this — but well worth it!  From Broughton-in-Furness take the A595 road west, past Duddon … Continue reading

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Rawthey Bridge, Fell End, Ravenstonedale, Cumbria

Stone Circle (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – SD 714 978 Archaeology & History This is yet another stone circle that’s been destroyed. It seems to have been described first by Nicolson & Burn (1777) — as “a circle of large … Continue reading

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