Great Carrs

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Grid Ref NY 271 009
Height 2,558 ft
 
 
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Just below Great Carrs summit this plaque has been placed in the memory of the eight Canadian airmen who lost their lives when their Hallifax airplane crashed on 22nd October 1944.

 

 

 

Great Carrs summit.

On Prison Band and looking across to my right to get a view of Great Carrs.

Choose a walk that includes this fell
The number of walks to choose from is 9

17th May 2014
  Wetherlam from Elterwater and the 'other' plane wreckage on Great Carrs 13 mile 4000 ft
Elterwater - Little Langdale - Slater Bridge - Low Hall Garth - Greenburn Tarn - Broad Slack - Swirl Hawse - Wetherlam - Swirl Hawse - Prison Band - Swirl How - Great Carrs - Wet Side Edge - Fell Foot - Little Langdale - Elterwater
 

3rd August 2013
  Dow Crag to Wetherlam 12.3 mile 4500 ft
Fellgate - Walna Scar Road - Brown Pike - Buck Pike - Dow Crag - Goat's Hawse - Coniston Old Man - Brim Fell - Levers Hawse - Fairfield - Gray Friar - Fairfield - Great Cars - Swirl How - Prison Band - Wetherlam - Hole Rake - Levers Water Beck - Fellgate
 

30th August 2010
  Three Shire Stone to Wetherlam and Greenburn 10.1 mile 3400 ft
Three Shire Stone - Wet Side Edge - Fairfield - Grey Friar - Fairfield - Great Carrs - Swirl How - Prison Band - Swirl Hawse - Wetherlam - Swirl Hawse - Sheepfold - Greenburn Reservoir - Greenburn Beck - Bridge End - Fell foot - Wrynose Pass - Three Shire Stone
 

31st May 2009
  A summers day on the Coniston Fells 10.3 mile 3800 ft
Walna Scar Road - Brown Pike - Buck Pike - Dow Crag - Goat's Hawes - Coniston Old Man - Brim Fell - Levers Hawse - Swirl Band - Swirl How - Great Carrs - Fairfield - Grey Friar - Troutal Fell - Seathwaite Tarn - Bottom of Walna Scar Road
 

3rd February 2007
  Out of season weather on the Coniston fells 9.5 mile 3700 ft
Walna Scar Fell Gate - Low Water - Coniston Old Man - Brim Fell - Levers Hawse - Fairfield - Grey Friar - Great Carrs - Swirl How - Prison Band - Wetherlam - Black Sails (ridge) - Levers Water - Boulder Valley - Walna Scar Fell Gate
 

25th May 2006
  Seven Coniston fells, airplane wreckage, tarns and mines. 13.9 mile 5000 ft
Coniston - Walna Scar Road - Dow Crag - Goat's Hawse - Coniston Old Man - Brim Fell - Grey Friar - Great Carrs - Swirl How - Prison Band - Wetherlam - Swirl Hawse - Levers Water - Coniston
 

9th July 2005
  A walk from the Three Shire Stone to three of the Coniston fells. 7.1 mile 2969 ft
Three Shire Stone - Wet Side Edge - Great Carrs - Swirl How - Prison Band - Wetherlam - Greenburn Mine - Wrynose Pass - Three Shire Stone
 

10th May 2005
  A walk on the Coniston fells - from Seathwaite. 9.3 mile 3586 ft
Walna Scar Road - Dow Crag - Goat's Hawse - Coniston Old Man - Brim Fell - Swirl Band - Swirl How - Great Carrs - Grey Friar - Seathwaite Tarn - Walna Scar Road
 

7th May 2004
  The Coniston fells from Seathwaite. 9.9 mile 4150 ft
Walna Scar Road - Seathwaite Tarn - Grey Friar - Fairfield - Great Carrs - Swirl How - Swirl Band - Levers Hawse - Brim Fell - The Old Man of Coniston - Goat's Hawse - Dow Crag - Walna Scar Road
 



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