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Ashness Bridge

Ashness Bridge is a traditional stone-built bridge on the single-track road from the Borrowdale road (B5289) to Watendlath, in the English Lake District. It is at Grid Reference NY270196, and is famous for being a fine viewpoint across Borrowdale towards Skiddaw.


Near the bridge is a small cairn to Bob Graham, who ran a round of 42 Lakeland peaks in 1932 (in under 24 hours), a record which was not equalled for 28 years.


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Taken on November 14, 2011