|Photograph, b/w, Alfoxton, Somerset, ?by Herbert Bell, Ambleside, Westmorland, 1890s?|
|period:-||19th century, late|
Local people were suspicious of the strangers from the
North. Their north country speech and weathered complexions,
and their long walks by day or night perhaps with notebooks
and telescope, led to them being investigated as spies for
the revolutionary French.
|Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013|