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placename:- Dovenest Crag
other name:- Dove's Nest
parish Borrowdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
rocks; cave
coordinates:- NY253116
10Km square:- NY21

1Km square NY2511

hearsay The crag is a detached piece of mountain which has slid down the fell to its current position, which may not be stable! There are passages and caves where the slab leans against the mountain, one called Attic Cave.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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