NY3702 : Yachts on Lake Windermere

taken 6 years ago, near to Waterhead, Cumbria, Great Britain

Yachts on Lake Windermere
Yachts on Lake Windermere
Yachts moored at Waterhead, at the northern end of Lake Windermere.
Windermere :: SD3997

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. It is a ribbon lake formed in a glacial trough after the retreat of ice at the end of the last ice age some 13000 years ago.

The lake is largely surrounded by foothills of the Lake District which provide pleasant low-level walks; to the north and north-east are the higher fells of central Lakeland. It has been one of the country's most popular places for holidays and summer homes since the arrival of the Kendal and Windermere Railway's branch line in 1847.

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Date Taken
Saturday, 10 October, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 12 October, 2015
Geographical Context
Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Place (from Tags)
Waterhead  Lake Windermere  Lake District  The Lake District  The English Lake District  The Lake District National Park 
Near (from Tags)
Ambleside 
Lake (from Tags)
Windermere 
County (from Tags)
Cumbria 
National Park (from Tags)
Lake District 
Primary Subject of Photo
Lake 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 3768 0293 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:25.0785N 2:57.7123W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 3768 0297
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Moored Boats  Moored Boat  Lake Windermere  Lake District  Yachts 

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