Bowscale

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Bowscale
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Bowscale
Bowscale is located in Cumbria
Bowscale
Bowscale
Location within Cumbria
OS grid referenceNY357315
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townPENRITH
Postcode districtCA11
Dialling code017687
PoliceCumbria
FireCumbria
AmbulanceNorth West
EU ParliamentNorth West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Cumbria
54°40′30″N 2°59′46″W / 54.675°N 2.996°W / 54.675; -2.996Coordinates: 54°40′30″N 2°59′46″W / 54.675°N 2.996°W / 54.675; -2.996

Bowscale is a hamlet in Cumbria, England. The sable tarn in Sir Walter Scott's poem The Bridal of Triermain was reportedly based on Bowscale Tarn.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nuttall, John; Nuttall, Anne (1 January 1996). The Tarns of Lakeland. Cicerone Press Limited. p. 21. ISBN 978-1-85284-210-9. Retrieved 19 July 2012.