Lake District - South

Includes Grasmere, Langdale, and areas around Lake Windermere and Lake Coniston

The Southern area of the Lake District includes: 1. Grasmere, 2. Rydal, 3. Ambleside, 4. Windermere, 5. Bowness-on-Windermere, 6. Newby Bridge, 7. Near Sawrey, 8. Hawkshead, 9. Coniston, 10. Tilberthwaite, 11. Little Langdale, and 12. Great Langdale.

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South > 9. Coniston Area

Area Summary

A former mining village on the edge of the lake of the same name.

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Gondola

A historic boat on Coniston Water powered by steam. Gondola lay derelict for many years but was restored by The National Trust. It sails from Coniston Pier.

Images for Gondola

Lake District - South - Coniston Area - Gondola 1

Lake District - South - Coniston Area - Gondola 2

External map links for Gondola

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Photo Credits:
1: © Copyright Anthony Parkes and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
2: © Copyright Jay and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.