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place:- boundary stone, Longsleddale/Kentmere/etc
site name:- Harter Fell
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
parish Kentmere parish, once in Westmorland
parish Shap Rural parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
boundary stone; parish boundary mark
coordinates:- NY4623309562
10Km square:- NY40

1Km square NY4609

photograph

boundary stone, Longsleddale/Kentmere/etc -- Harter Fell -- Longsleddale and Kentmere etc -- Cumbria / -- South face letter 'L', about 6 inches high. -- L for Lowther, landowner in Shap Rural parish to the north; the stone has been replaced the wrong way round. -- 7.9.2004
photograph

boundary stone, Longsleddale/Kentmere/etc -- Harter Fell -- Longsleddale and Kentmere etc -- Cumbria / -- North face letter 'H' about 6 inches high. -- H for Harrison, the landowner in Longsleddale parish, to the south; the stone has been replaced the wrong way round. -- 7.9.2004

The boundary stone is by the fence. The north/south faces of the stone are marked:-
H / L
in neatly serifed letters about 6 inches high. H for Harrison, L for Lowther, landowners.
The stone is at the meet of Longsleddale, Kentmere, and Shap; on the parish boundary.


Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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