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Gable, Cumberland

Historical Description

Gable, Great, a mountain at the head of Ennerdale, in 'Cumberland, overhanging Wastdale Head and the pass of Sty Head. It has an altitude of 2954 feet above sea-level, and, -as seen from many points, presents an outline similar to that of a house-gable.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Cumberland is available to browse.