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The village of Witherslack and nearby Whitbarrow are the hidden gems of the southern part of the English Lake District. Whitbarrow is a large escarpment of Carboniferous limestone with many rare plants, animals, and important geological and archaeological sites.

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Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:Europe
Subcategory Detail:United Kingdom
Keywords:archaeology, carboniferous limestone, cumbria, geology, lake district, morecambe bay, nature reserves, villages, whitbarrow, witherslack

HRS 40 Witherslack millstones

HRS 40 Witherslack millstones

HRS 1736 Fairies cave Whitbarrow 2011

HRS 1736  Fairies cave Whitbarrow 2011

HRS 1812 Whitbarrow trial adit interior

HRS 1812 Whitbarrow trial adit interior

HRS 1811 Whitbarrow trial adit iron

HRS 1811 Whitbarrow trial adit iron

HRS 1817 Whitbarrow Scar cliff

HRS 1817 Whitbarrow Scar cliff

HRS 1813 Whitbarrow mine rake

HRS 1813 Whitbarrow mine rake

HRS 1814 Whitbarrow mine iron staining

HRS 1814 Whitbarrow mine iron staining

HRS 1815 Whitbarrow iron mines rake

HRS 1815 Whitbarrow iron mines rake

HRS 1816 Roche moutonee Whitbarrow west side

HRS 1816  Roche moutonee Whitbarrow west side

HRS 2323 Witherslack cave sequence interior

HRS 2323 Witherslack cave sequence interior

HRS 2324 Witherslack cave sequence exterior

HRS 2324 Witherslack cave sequence exterior

HRS 2327 Limekiln near Greystones

HRS 2327 Limekiln near Greystones

HRS 2325 Witherslack cave sequence water action

HRS 2325 Witherslack cave sequence water action

HRS 2326 Witherslack cave sequence lateral solution channel

HRS 2326 Witherslack cave sequence lateral solution channel

HRS 4354 Lake District Witherslack pond 1970

HRS 4354 Lake District  Witherslack pond 1970

HRS 4355 Lake District Witherslack Mill pond 1970

HRS 4355 Lake District  Witherslack Mill pond 1970

HRS 4356 Witherslack, corn mill waterwheel 1970

HRS 4356 Witherslack,  corn mill waterwheel 1970

HRS 4357 Witherslack, Corn mill waterwheel 1970

HRS 4357 Witherslack, Corn mill waterwheel 1970

HRS 4359 Witherslack Hall 1969

HRS 4359 Witherslack Hall 1969

HRS 4360 Witherslack Mill lodge 1970

HRS 4360 Witherslack Mill lodge 1970