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Lune (Cumbria)

Definition (

The river is formed at Wath, in the parish of Ravenstonedale, Cumbria, at the confluence of Sandwath Beck and Weasdale Beck. It then passes the remnants of a Roman fort near Low Borrowbridge at the foot of Borrowdale, and flows through south Cumbria, meeting the Irish Sea at Plover Scar near Lancaster, after a total journey of about 44 miles (71 km). (Wikipedia)

Preferred Units: N/A

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Broader TermsNarrower TermsRelated Terms
N/AMorecambe Bay

Geographical FeatureIs Geographical Feature of
N/ALune catchment

This term is used for the following terms: 
River Lune (Cumbria)

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