Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for COPELAND FOREST

COPELAND FOREST, a moorish mountainous tract in the SW of Cumberland; between Ennerdale-water and Wast-water, from 3 to 9 miles E of Egremont. It includes numerous fells and peaks; and has an altitude, at the Pillar-fell, of 2, 893 feet.

(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "a moorish mountainous tract"   (ADL Feature Type: "shrublands")
Administrative units: Cumberland AncC
Place: Copeland

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