Sandscale Haws – Roanhead

Sandscale Haws

Sandscale Haws – Roanhead:

The Sandscale Haws National Trust Reserve is an outstanding coastal dune habitat situated on the Duddon Estuary near Barrow-in-Furness.

There are

Piel Island – Cumbria

Piel Island

Piel Island – Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria:This quiet and seemingly remote island is about a mile off the shore of Walney Island close to Barrow in

Walney Channel and Bridge

Walney Channel and Bridge

Walney Channel and Bridge:For those who don’t know the Furness Peninsula, Walney  Channel separates Barrow-in-Furness from Walney Island.Walney Island protects Barrow itself from the

Rampside Needle Lighthouse

Rampside Needle

Rampside Needle:

This tall slim lighthouse is situated at Rampside close to Barrow-in Furness.

It is known locally as the Rampside Needle and can be

Furness Abbey – Barrow in Furness

Furness Abbey – Barrow in Furness

Furness Abbey near Barrow in Furness was once one of the richest Cistercian monasteries in England.

The wealth came from such things as farming, controlled