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Lacy’s Caves and the River Eden

Lacys Caves above River Eden in autumn woodland

Lacy’s Caves and the River Eden background

Lacy’s Caves are carved out of the sandstone cliffs directly above the River Eden at Glassonby, to the north of Little Salkeld.

Having carved them out of the sandstone, Lacy’s Caves were used by Colonel Lacy as a romantic folly for entertaining his guests. It is also said that that Lacy employed a man to live in the caves as a hermit to give them a more authentic appearance.

Lacy’s Caves and the River Eden was last modified: October 13th, 2016 by Gavin Dronfield

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