AN EDEN VALLEY HEIRLOOM

 
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FRIENDS OF NINE STANDARDS

 

Welcome to the first website dedicated to the Nine Standards, which have stood for countless centuries on the Pennines at the top of the Eden Valley, above Kirkby Stephen. The project seeks to discover the age of these mysterious cairns on the skyline which are visible for many miles. To find out more please explore this website.

For first report of work completed in the summer see: August 2012

For the second report of work completed in the autumn see: December 2012

The third report, not yet abolutely final can be found here: September 2013

The fourth report, can be found here: Spring 2014

For the final report of work completed see: December 2014

OUR SUPPORTERS
We already have quite a few friends who are helping with the project but more needed - please see the friends page for more information about becoming a friend or helping with the project.

DOCUMENTS
To see copies of the original documents mentioned on the History page, see the documents page.

WHAT'S IN A NAME?
To read an exploration of the linguistic background of Nine Standards, see the what's in a name page.

MAPS
There are quite a few old maps which mention Nine Standards and these can be found on the maps page.

PHOTOGRAPHS
Nine Standards is a wonderfully photogenic place from any angle and we have added photographs to many of the pages of this website.



 
 
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