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Kentmere Pike, Kentmere
Kentmere Pike
civil parish:-   Kentmere (formerly Westmorland)
civil parish:-   Longsleddale (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   hill
coordinates:-   NY46530779
1Km square:-   NY4607
10Km square:-   NY40
altitude:-   2397 feet
altitude:-   731m

BNO95.jpg (taken 18.4.2007)  
CBD67.jpg  From W.
(taken 15.7.2014)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS 1881-82 New Series (outline edition) 
source data:-   Map, engraving, area north of Kendal, Westmorland, New Series one inch map, outline edition, sheet 39, scale 1 inch to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, 1881-82.
item:-  JandMN : 61
Image © see bottom of page

evidence:-   descriptive text:- Wilson 1912
source data:-   Guide book, Longsleddale, by F M Wilson, published by T Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, 1912.
"The pathway up to the elevated plateau of Gatescarth is very steep and rough, but when you reach the top, the view is indescribably grand. ... on looking back you see the range of Kentmere hills in all their beauty of form and colour; ..."

evidence:-   map:- OS Six Inch (1956) 
placename:-  Kentmere Pike
source data:-   Map series, various editions with the national grid, scale about 6 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, scale 1 to 10560 from 1950s to 1960s, then 1 to 10000 from 1960s to 2000s, superseded by print on demand from digital data.
"Kentmere Pike / 2397"
trig point 

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