Anchorite Well - a Memory of Kendal.
I lived almost next door to Anchorite Well for many years until I left Kendal in 1969. The houses were occupied by Jenny Huck and the Hootons. The Hucks had one of the first colour televisions on the estate and I remember going to their house to watch an FA Cup Final in colour during the 1960's.
I remember bringing a minnow back to Kendal from Coniston and putting it into the well. It grew up, lived, and was seen in there for many years.
A fascinating place, which is little visited in Kendal, but hugely part of Kendal's history.
A memory shared by on Mar 9th, 2014.
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