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Lake District National Park

One Frosty Morning in Autumn, Sheep wending their Way along a Path in the Lake District National Park .

Lake District, England - One of the most beautiful places I've ever visited. We stayed in a bed & breakfast one night while there. It was amazing.

Lake District, England - One of the most beautiful places I've ever visited. We stayed in a bed & breakfast one night while there.

As Autumn chamges to Winter in the Cotswolds, England, by Peter Hulance

As Autumn chamges to Winter in the Cotswolds, England, by Peter Hulance. Image from Peter Hulance Photography.

Don't you feel we are stumble through life like sheep sometimes?

Love this picture~The shepherd and his sheep in a beautiful path through the trees - Pixdaus

Friesland (by Akkie) ... Leave them alone & they will come home, wagging their tails behind them ...

Friesland (by Akkie) . Leave them alone & they will come home, wagging their tails behind them .

“ Driving the sheep to a new field in the Lake District - England".... by rightstuffphotography  ”

Dry Stone Walls stop the sheep from straying as they are driven along this Lake District lane to a new grazing field, Wythburn, England.

Herdwick sheep were probably introduced by Norse settlers during the Viking invasions (10th-11th c.). The husbandry of the sheep has been a large factor in shaping the culture & terrain of the Lake District. Beatrix Potter was involved with breeding Herdwicks & bequeathed 15 farms to the National Trust. Per her instructions all continue to graze Herdwick flocks.

Miss Potter's beloved Herdwick sheep were probably introduced by Norse settlers between the and centuries during the Viking invasions. She bequeathed fifteen farms to the National Trust, and per her instructions all continue to graze Herdwick flocks.

Holmes retired in Sussex Downs, England. This picture shows the Seven Sisters Cliff in Sussex Downs.

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