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placename:- Low Fell
parish Loweswater parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
hill; fell
coordinates:- NY13732263
10Km square:- NY12
Altitude 1388 feet; 423m

1Km square NY1322

photograph

Low Fell -- Loweswater -- Cumbria / -- Cairn at summit. -- 23.9.2012

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 63 5)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.

placename:- Low Fell
other name:- Fell, Low
locality
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old print:- Tattersall 1836 (version 1869)

Guide book, The Lakes of England, by George Tattersall, published by Sherwood and Co, Paternoster Row, London, about 1836.
thumbnail TAT216, button to large image
Print, hand coloured, Loweswater, from the North West, Cumberland, drawn by George Tattersall, 1836, engraved by W F Topham, published by T J Allman, 463 Oxford Street, London, 1869.
Included in The Lakes of England, by W F Topham.
printed at bottom:-
LOWESWATER, / from the North West.
printed at bottom:-
Bottom. / Grasmoor. / Whiteless. / Buttermere Moss. / Hindscarth. / Low Fell. / Glaramara. / Honister Crag. / Melbreak. / High Style. / Red Pike. / Blake Fell.

placename:- Low Fell
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early

old print:- Tattersall 1836

Guide book, The Lakes of England, by George Tattersall, published by Sherwood and Co, Paternoster Row, London, about 1836.
thumbnail TAT134, button to large image
Print, engraving, Loweswater from the North West, Cumberland, drawn by George Tattersall, engraved by W F Topham, published by Sherwood and Co, Paternoster Row, London, about 1836.
The print is captioned with mountain names and acts as an outline view.
Frontispiece to The Lakes of England, by George Tattersall (listed to be inserted opposite p.35).
printed at bottom:-
LOWESWATER. / from the North West.
printed at bottom left to right:-
Bottom. / Grasmoor. / Whiteless. / Buttermere & Moss. / Hindscarth. / Low Fell. / Glaramara. / Honister Crag. / Melbreak. / High Style. / Red Pike. / Blake Fell.

placename:- Low Fell
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early

descriptive text:- West 1778 (11th edn 1821)

Guide book, A Guide to the Lakes, by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Cumbria once Westmorland, and in London, 1778 to 1821.
image WS21P139, button   goto source.
Page 139:-
... Behind all, Low-fell raises its verdant front; a sweet contrast to his murky neighbours, and a pleasing termination, either as seen from the top of this rock [Buttermere Hause], ...

placename:- Lowfell
date:- 1778
period:- 18th century, late

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Low Fell -- Loweswater -- Cumbria / -- Cairn, -- NY13602226 (at) -- 23.9.2012
tiny photograph, 
button to large Low Fell -- Loweswater -- Cumbria / -- Rock in cairn. -- NY13602226 (at) -- 23.9.2012

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