Distant View of Whitbarrow Scar, Westmoreland.
Published by Messers. Longman & Co. Paternoster Row & W. Daniell, 9 Cleveland St. Fitzroy Square, London, Feby. 1, 1816.
Coloured aquatint, 230 x 300mm. 9 x 11¾".
Whitbarrow in Cumbria forms part of the Morecambe Bay Pavements Special Area of Conservation due to its supporting some of the best European examples of natural limestone habitats. The hill lies about five miles south-west of Kendal, close to the village of Witherslack. It is a mixture of woodland, grassland and limestone pavement. From Volume II of William Daniell's (1769 - 1837) 'Voyage Round Great Britain', published between 1814 and 1825 in 8 vols.
Abbey, Scenery: 16, pl. 43. From the collection of Cecil Bisshopp Harmsworth, 1st Baron Harmsworth.
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