Lake District - East

Includes Kirkstone Pass and the valleys to the east

The Eastern area of the Lake District includes: 1. Longsleddale, 2. Kentmere, 3. Troutbeck, 4. Kirkstone Pass, 5. Brothers Water, 6. Hartsop, 7. Patterdale, 8. Glenridding 9. Dockray, 10. Pooley Bridge, 11. Howtown, and 12. Mardale.

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East > 8. Glenridding Area

Area Summary

The Glenridding area is at the south west of Ullswater, in Patterdale.

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Greenside Mine

One of the last working mines in the Lake District, it closed in the 1960's. Some of the buildings have been converted into accommodation.

Images for Greenside Mine

Lake District - East - Glenridding Area - Greenside Mine 1

Lake District - East - Glenridding Area - Greenside Mine 2

External map links for Greenside Mine

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Photo Credits:
1: © Copyright Michael Graham and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
2: © Copyright Mick Garratt and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.