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THE ESKDALE PROJECT: VISITORS' DESCRIPTIONS

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THE RESOURCES

Edmund Sandford around Ravenglass, c1675

Samuel Taylor Coleridge in Eskdale

Thomas Wilkinson climbs Scafell

Ayton & Daniell around Ravenglass, 1813

William Green, c1815

Dorothy Wordsworth climbs Scafell Pike

Edward Baines climbs Bowfell & Scafell, 1828

Two anglers visit Brotherilkeld, 1857

John Barrow on various mountains, c1880

Edmund Bogg & G.T.Lowe, c1896

Canon H.D. Rawnsley, 1906 (Muncaster)

Canon H.D. Rawnsley, 1909 (Ravenglass & Drigg gullery)

An anonymous report of a trip on "Ratty", 1925