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placename:- Holme Fold
locality:- Langdale Fell
parish Orton S parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
sheepfold; reservoir
coordinates:- NY64700194
10Km square:- NY60
References OS County Series (Wmd 29)

1Km square NY6401

Reused as the enclosure for a water cistern, the collection point can be seen in the stream, and an overflow seen on the downstream face.
photograph

Holme Fold -- Langdale Fell -- Orton S -- Cumbria / -- 5.5.2012
photograph

Holme Fold -- Langdale Fell -- Orton S -- Cumbria / -- 5.5.2012

source:- OS County Series (Wmd 29)

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.
Holme Fold

placename:- Holme Fold
date:- 1860=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

photographs
Markers for the water and stop valve can be found down the Churn Gill. The water system was installed in the 1930s.
Higher up Churngill Beck is another weir and take off point, and, presumably, a cistern.
tiny photograph, 
button to large Holme Fold -- Langdale Fell -- Orton S -- Cumbria / -- 5.5.2012 -- Marker:- -- 'N.W.R.D.C.' -- NT64720188 (about)
tiny photograph, 
button to large Holme Fold -- Langdale Fell -- Orton S -- Cumbria / -- 5.5.2012 -- Marker:- -- '3[inch] MAIN' -- NT64720188 (about)
tiny photograph, 
button to large Holme Fold -- Langdale Fell -- Orton S -- Cumbria / -- 5.5.2012 -- Marker and stop valve.
tiny photograph, 
button to large Holme Fold -- Langdale Fell -- Orton S -- Cumbria / -- NY64900162 (about) -- 5.5.2012
tiny photograph, 
button to large Holme Fold -- Langdale Fell -- Orton S -- Cumbria / -- NY64900162 (about) -- 5.5.2012

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