A small town – Hawkshead – offers the opportunity to ride on a bicycle and attend church
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Old and New in Hawkshead
Two sides of one street in Hawkshead, England – one with old buildings and one with newer ones – signifying change
A Corner Store in Hawkshead
Color on a Cobbled Street in Hawkshead
A cobbled street with color in Hawkshead, England. A red car blends in the surroundings.
Colorful Cafe in Hawkshead Village
A colorful cafe with outdoor sitting in the main street of Hawkshead, England
Thirsty at the Inn
By looking at the empty kegs outside , it seems like people were thirsty at the The Sun Inn in Hawkshead, England
A Cemetery on a Hill
A cemetery set on a lush green hilltop in Hawkshead, England
Hawkshead is a village and civil parish in Cumbria, England. The township of Hawkshead was originally owned by the monks of Furness Abbey. Hawkshead grew to be an important wool market in medieval times and later as a market town after the Dissolution of the Monasteries in 1532. It was granted its first market charter by King James I in 1608.
St Michaels and All Angels Parish Church and Cemetery overlooks the town of Hawkshead.