THE INDEPENDENT: The audacious Wordsworth who put mountaineering on the map in the 19th century

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Release date: 9/9/2018

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William Wordsworth’s sister Dorothy tackled Scafell Pike at a time when it was frowned upon for women to walk by themselves – let alone in the remote uplands

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TitleThe audacious Wordsworth who put mountaineering on the map in the 19th century
Media name/outletThe Independent
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date9/09/18
DescriptionWilliam Wordsworth’s sister Dorothy tackled Scafell Pike at a time when it was frowned upon for women to walk by themselves – let alone in the remote uplands
URLhttps://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/dorothy-william-wordsworth-sister-mountaineering-scafell-pike-lake-district-a8525186.html
PersonsJoanna Taylor