A fascinating story of a solitary walk through the Pennines taken by A. Wainwright in September 1938. This short narrative of A. Wainwright's solitary perambulation of parts of Northern England in 1938 is compellingly idiosyncratic, very personal and at times downright weird.
A fascinating story of a solitary walk through the Pennines taken by A. He leaves the taxing world of work (an office job) and the vicissitudes of city life (dreary Blackburn) behind to enter a kingdom of quietude,the unfrequented paths of the fells and dales of Yorkshire and counties beyond. The journey begins and ends in Settle, but takes in a wide panorama of landscapes magnificent and mundane.
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Alfred Wainwright was born in Blackburn, Lancashire into a family which was relatively poor, mostly because of his . Fellwanderer: The Story Behind the Guidebooks (1966). A Pennine Journey: The Story of a Long Walk in 1938 (1986). Ex-Fellwanderer (1987).
Alfred Wainwright was born in Blackburn, Lancashire into a family which was relatively poor, mostly because of his stonemason father's alcoholism. He did very well at school (first in nearly every subject) although he left at the age of 13. While most of his classmates were obliged to find employment in the local mills, Wainwright started work as an office boy in Blackburn Borough Engineer's Department.
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Author: Alfred Wainwright. In September 1938, events were moving to a crisis I recommend this fabulous pre-war travelogue of a walk . ainwright did in September 1938. In September 1938, events were moving to a crisis. This book records his experiences, the wildlife he encountered and the flora he recorded. I recommend this fabulous pre-war travelogue of a walk . The manuscript of the book lay in a drawer until the 1980s when it was published to raise funds for an animal charity close to Wainwright's heart. In 1938 Wainwright walked from Settle to Hadrian's Wall up the eastern side of the North Pennines and then returned to Settle via the western side.
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by Alfred Wainwright. Select Format: Hardcover. ISBN13:9780140168938. Release Date:January 1987.
The Pennine Journey is a long distance walk of 247 miles and was devised as a tribute to Alfred Wainwrights original Pennine Journey undertaken in 1938. Pennine Journey Supporters' Club. A Pennine Journey :: AW's 1938 Route - Day 8.
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