Tarn Hows


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Tarn Hows is one of the most visited spots in Lakeland. It is a beauty spot that must not be missed, yet is not entirely typical of the local landscape, for the tarn is partly artificial, being three tarns joined together in the 19th Century, and most of the trees surrounding it are conifers.

When the Tarns and its setting came up for sale in 1929, they were bought by Beatrix Potter who sold the half containing Tarn Hows to the National Trust, and bequeathed the rest of the estate to the Trust in her will.
14/02/2015 - 21:50Ellida
CategoryLandscape / Travel
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Wildwood512

Link Posted 15/02/2015 - 06:47
Beautiful landscape..nicely captured. Thanks for the proprty history.
Cheers...Donna 😊

drobbia

Link Posted 15/02/2015 - 20:55
Postcard perfect (touch of HDR?) - not important, the image is superior.
"It's not what you look at that's important, it's what you see" - Thoreau
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