Wainwright- fifty years ago today.

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Whilst researching information for my forthcoming book The Wainwrights in Colour I came across an interesting letter written by Wainwright on 8th November 1965*- yes, exactly fifty years ago today. In the letter he states a couple of interesting details which I thought I would share with you. Firstly, he…

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Southern Fells now uploaded.

  Well, after editing every single sketch and adding them here I am pleased to say that all of the Southern Fells and the sketches have been uploaded onto this new website. So whether it’s the massive summit cairn of Scafell Pike or the old Peat Hut on Green Crag…

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From Brim Fell to Bannerdale

No, not a marathon walk but the four new fells moved over to this site today. Brim Fell, Red Pike (Wasdale), Scar Crags and Bannerdale Crags. It’s a slow process but hopefully well worth it in the long run. For me it is an enjoyable process, re-living all those great…

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