Finsthwaite Tower, Water Side Knott, Newby Bridge, Cumbria

Jan 10, 2022

Colton Parish Council Logo

This article came from a writer who pulls together a weekly blog on follies and landscape architecture. This week it featured Finsthwaite Tower, which features in our logo and she thought the Parish Council and local residents would be interested to see her article.

There are some other follies, not too far away, on the website which can be accessed through this link

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