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Buttermere, Cumbria (near Loweswater)
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Buttermere and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Buttermere School

My sister Muriel and I attended buttermere school.I passedmy 11plus and went to Keswick school as a boarder.Muriel passed hers two years later and went to Cockermouth grammar. During the years culminating in 1948 (the war years)I recall Butter ere as being an idyllic place to have a childhood. School with our wonderful ...Read full memory

A memory of Buttermere by Brian Gibson