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place:- NY61: earthquake 19700809 2009
parish Asby parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
earthquake epicentre
coordinates:- NY69561174
10Km square:- NY61
References British Geological Survey 2010

1Km square NY6911

One of a series of events centred in the Pennines near upper Wensleydale, felt through northern England and southern Scotland. There was little damage; a house cracked at Elterwater, perhaps; and some windows broken and furniture overturned.
Musson 1994

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