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Bridge House in Ambleside was built in the 17th century over Stock Ghyll allegedly to avoid certain taxes. Now owned by the National Trust and used as an information centre it is said that at one point in time a family with 6 children occupied its 2 rooms. Although it is more likely to have been as a summer house and apple store for Ambleside Hall
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Camera Make: Canon Model: Canon EOS 500D
Exposure Program: Aperture Priority, Focal length: 28 mm, Aperture: f 5, ISO: 200, Exposure time: 1/60 sec, Metering Mode: Spot, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: October 3, 2013, 2:10 pm
ImageID:1187225, Image size: 2903 x 4078 pixels
I was really taken with Bridge House too, very nice shot.
It is really interesting building, I read about it and I think that would be good to see it sometime.
Interesting picture .
We have not spent much time around Ambleside as yet ..prefer the quieter places. This is a nice shot Dave
Nice job Dave, a very interesting little building.
A well known landmark well presented
So Very nice, Dave
Lovely photo Dave.
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