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Geographical Term Details

Lake District (England)

Definition (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_District_National_Park)

The Lake District, also commonly known as The Lakes or (particularly as an adjective) Lakeland, is a mountainous region in North West England. Historically shared by the counties of Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, the Lake District now lies entirely within the modern county of Cumbria. All the land in England higher than three thousand feet above sea level lies within the National Park, including Scafell Pike, the highest mountain in England. It also contains the deepest and longest lakes in England, Wastwater and Windermere, respectively. (Wikipedia)

Preferred Units: N/A

Scope Note:
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Broader TermsNarrower TermsRelated Terms
English regions
N/AEhen
Kent Leven catchment

Geographical FeatureIs Geographical Feature of
Windermere
Cumbria

This term is used for the following terms: 
The Lake District
The Lakes

Approved Date
25-Nov-2013

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