Wordsmouth House Museum Cockermouth

  • Description

    "This is a Georgian townhouse built in the mid 18th century. It stands in the Main Street Cockermouth. It is now a museum in the care of the National Trust and is open to the public from March to October each year. It also has a well tended garden at the back. William Wordsworth, the English poet, was born here in 1770. It was the childhood home of William and his sister Dorothy." Photo by Jennifer Petrie, 2019.
  • Owner

    Jennifer Petrie
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/6308531
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Edmund Anon
    Last modified: 2 years, 3 months ago
    Viewed: 151 times
    Picture Taken: 2019-10-14
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