Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Lake Bassenthwaite in the Lake District, U.K.

Bassenthwaite Lake, Lake District


The panoramic view from the summit of Skiddaw mountain. If you look closely at the foot of Bassenthwaite Lake you may be able to see Armathwaite Hall! With a summit at 931 m (3,054 ft) above sea level it is the fourth highest mountain in England. It lies just north of the town of Keswick.

1987. Derwent Water, Bassenthwaite Lake and Skiddaw from Cat Ghyll, 8th September. Watercolour (2 sheets).19cm x 91.6cm. 1987.