wanderthewood: Slater’s bridge, Little Langdale, Lake District, England

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Over Derwent Water from the Keswick Jetties, Lake District, England

Over Derwent Water from the Keswick Jetties, Lake District, England

Miss Potter's beloved Herdwick sheep were probably introduced by Norse settlers between the 10th and 11th centuries during the Viking invasions. The husbandry of Herdwick sheep has been a large factor in shaping the culture and terrain of the Lake District in NW England. Beatrix Potter was involved with breeding Herdwicks, acting as president of the breed association for a time. She bequeathed fifteen farms to the National Trust, and per her instructions all continue to graze Herdwick…

Miss Potter's beloved Herdwick sheep were probably introduced by Norse settlers between the 10th and 11th centuries during the Viking invasions. The husbandry of Herdwick sheep has been a large factor in shaping the culture and terrain of the Lake District in NW England. Beatrix Potter was involved with breeding Herdwicks, acting as president of the breed association for a time. She bequeathed fifteen farms to the National Trust, and per her instructions all continue to graze Herdwick…

Driving the sheep to a new field in the Lake District - England. October 2003.

Driving the sheep to a new field in the Lake District - England. October 2003.

wanderthewood: View down over Windermere from Loughrigg Fell - Cumbria, England by High Peak and Lowland

wanderthewood: View down over Windermere from Loughrigg Fell - Cumbria, England by High Peak and Lowland

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