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placename:- Island, The
site name:- Sprint, River
locality:- Longsleddale
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY48950501
10Km square:- NY40

1Km square NY4805


Island, The -- Sprint, River -- Longsleddale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Inaugurating the new picnic table on The Island, by the River Sprint. -- 'I hereby inaugurate this picnic table and wish good eating to all who sail in her.': MN: 2004 -- 29.8.2004

hearsay The area of land by the river here is known as The Island. The valley swimming hole is just by.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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