Lowther Park

Sat 10 Apr 2004

Route: Askham - Lowther Park - St. Michael, Lowther - Lowther Castle - River Lowther - Whale - Askham

Distance: 6.00 miles

Time: 2 hours 45 minutes

With: Anne


Overcast, dry

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Daffodils in Askham

Daffodils in Askham

Askham Hall (back of), residence of the present Earl of Lonsdale

Limestone dry stone wall near Askham

The path through Heining Wood

Low Gardens Bridge across the River Lowther

Looking across the parkland to the Parish Church of St. Michael, Lowther

Lowther Castle, now just a shell

St. Michael's church with the mausoleum of William the second Earl of Lonsdale on the left

Looking south south east to the Lakeland fells around Haweswater

Looking across the River Lowther to the village of Helton

Postbox in Whale

Limestone wall, Whale

Part of Burtree Scar

Askham Hall (the front this time)

St. Peter's Church, Askham

Previous Walk: Four Stones Hill and Haweswater (Fri 9 Apr 2004)

Next Walk: Tarn Hows, Black Crag & Hodge Close (Wed 14 Apr 2004)

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