button to main menu   Old Cumbria Gazetteer
placename:- Sadgill to Wrengill
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
track; route
10Km square:- NY40

photographs
Walk up Longsleddale, from Sadgill to Wrengill, 8 October 2006.
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Informal parking at Sadgill; silly grockle car on middle right is blocking the road, which can really annoy the farmers. -- NY48340574 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Kendal Mountain Rescue Service have an informative notice on the board. -- NY48350577 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Galeforth scar is on the right of the track. -- NY48360580 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48370585 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- The first hump is probably the remnant of a rock barrier above which there was a small glacial lake? -- NY48380590 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Goatscar and Raven Crags on the left; Buckbarrow on the right. -- NY48380594 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- The track is roughly level for a couple of miles. -- NY48340602 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48340603 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- The weather is cloudy with bright patches, the wind is a strong westerly, from which the valley is sheltered, but the sky racing by. -- NY48350608 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Goatscar on the left. -- NY48330612 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48290621 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48280626 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- A rill crossing the road; this might be a problem after more rain. -- NY48280629 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48260633 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48250637 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48250644 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48240651 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Buckbarrow ahead. -- NY48230655 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48220665 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Another rill; the track bed across the rill is laid with stones to make a more passable ford. -- NY48220668 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48200673 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Another rill and ?ford. -- NY48180681 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- The edge beyond Goatscar is Raven Crags; the small eminence is Steel Pike. -- NY48150689 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48140692 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48100704 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Another rill crossing by a built up ford, dried up (today, it won't last) so you can see the stones. -- NY48090706 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48090709 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48080714 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48060717 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48060721 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- The track begins to rise in the distance, alongside waterfalls on the River Sprint. -- NY48040724 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Start to ascend the dale head. -- NY47990733 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY47960739 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY47890743 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY47850748 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- And now definitely going up. On this section the River Sprint is a constant noise on the left of the wall. -- NY47800761 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY47790764 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY47760779 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- The track bed is a geologist's delight. The surrounding rock is tuffs in the Borrowdale Volcanic Series. Look out for turbidite flows with graded bedding in some rocks; ignibrites from pyroclastic flows in others. -- NY47770782 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY47780786 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY47770789 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- First zig of a zigzag of !properly laid road up a steep bit of track. These bends are known as the Blackknot Turns. -- NY47750792 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 2nd zag. -- NY47770793 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 3rd zag. -- NY47770797 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Some repairs have been done in concrete, which lasts so long then breaks down into a very bad surface. And it's ugly; not a good material for countryside conservation. -- NY47780801 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY47790805 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY47800809 (at) -- The climb begins to slacken; over the wall on the left are waterfalls on the Sprint. -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY47810813 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- One of the waterfalls on the River Sprint. -- NY47820817 (at) -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY47820821 (at) -- Last ascent to the dale head. -- 8.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sadgill to Wrengill -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Gate at the dale head, onto Brownhowe Bottom. -- NY47840826 (at) -- 8.10.2006

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

button to lakes menu  Lakes Guides menu.

©  Martin and Jean Norgate: 2014
mailto button  email:- JandMN@norgate.freeserve.co.uk
button, online connection  Other projects

button, online connection  Geography Department, Portsmouth University