Former Garsdale Head Youth Hostel, 1982

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Garsdale Head


Cumbria

  • Description

    "In 1982 this was a simple grade non-VAT Youth Hostel (£1.85 per night for those aged 21 and over) described in the YHA Handbook as "Once the home of R. A. Scott MacFie, authority on gypsy folk-lore, stands in superb isolation on the 1250ft contour of the northern Pennines". Also "Torch required if arriving after dark"! Sadly the "superb isolation" proved too much and the hostel closed the following year." Photo by Nigel Thompson, 1982.
  • Owner

    Nigel Thompson
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/6895715
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 1 month, 3 weeks ago
    Viewed: 43 times
    Picture Taken: 1982-09-08
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