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Lake District.


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Point of departure was Carlisle - short southesterly flight to the north end of the district.

Bassenthwaite Lake - first of several.

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This guy is named 'Skiddaw', comes right up out of the ground - one of several "Monroe" sized peaks in the area.

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Derwent Water and the town of Keswick.

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Ullswater looks to be the biggest.

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This one is Thirlmere and the peak above the little lake is named 'Dollywaggon Pike'.

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Perhaps the most famous, Lake Windermere - the town is Bowness.

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Conniston Water - famous for the speed runs of the Campbell family - son Donald had a fatal crash in '67 after exceeding 300 mph.

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