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Wild Reaches - Esk Hause, Upper Eskdale

Wild Reaches - Esk Hause, Upper Eskdale

Herdwick Sheep in Cumbria England, the hardiest of all British sheep

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Herdwick sheep in Buttermere, the Lake District's native breed.

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Herdwick Sheep. They're so cute! Like a cross between a cow and a sheep!

Miss Potter's beloved Herdwick sheep were probably introduced by Norse settlers between the and centuries during the Viking invasions. She bequeathed fifteen farms to the National Trust, and per her instructions all continue to graze Herdwick flocks.

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Ram image We love the details in this beautiful Herdwick Sheep painting - you feel you can almost stroke his fur.

A fluffy snowy Herdwick sheep near Great Gable.

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[Helen] Beatrix Potter, Mrs William Heelis (1866–1943). She was the author of the Peter Rabbit book, among many others. When she died in 1943, she left over 4,000 acres of land, 16 farms, cottages and herds of cattle and Herdwick sheep to the British National Trust. Hers was the largest gift at that time to the National Trust, and it enabled the preservation of the lands now included in the Lake District National Park and the continuation of fell farming. The central office of the National…

[Helen] Beatrix Potter, Mrs William Heelis left acres of Lake District land land, 16 farms, cottages and herds of cattle and Herdwick sheep to the British National Trust.

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