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place:- Hallworth Memorial
site name:- Greenup Gill
parish Borrowdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
footbridge; bridge; memorial
coordinates:- NY27421298
10Km square:- NY21

1Km square NY2712

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footbridge, Borrowdale -- Greenup Gill -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- -- 5.10.2007
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footbridge, Borrowdale -- Greenup Gill -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- Memorial plaque:- -- 'THIS BRIDGE WAS RE-ERECTED / IN MEMORY OF / GORDON HALLWORTH, AGED 21 YEARS, / A DEVOTED MEMBER OF THE / MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY MOUNTAINEERING CLUB / WHO DURING THE NIGHT FOLLOWING 7TH. JANUARY 1939 / DIED OF EXHAUSTION IN THIS DALE / NOTWITHSTANDING THE SELF-SACRIFICING ASSISTANCE / OF HIS TWO COMPANIONS AND THE STRENUOUS EFFORTS OF / A RELIEF PARTY OF THEIR FRIENDS. / MAY 1939.' -- 5.10.2007

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