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46. The Village of Kettlewell in Wharfedale

and the 2010 August Scarecrow Festival

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Kettlewell

The delightful Dales village of Kettlewell in Wharfedale is well worth a visiting and a most intriguing stop in August when the Scarecrow Festival is held - great for children and adults alike! Pictures of the scarecrows are dotted around this webpage and I'll let them 'speak for themselves'.

 

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Hello! Quite!

 

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The Kettlewell Village Hall for some refreshments! and we are most happy to support funds for the local village hall, school and church.

 

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A sort of 'August Pole' for scarecrows!

 

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The road bridge over the River Wharfe near a good and 'handy for the village' car park.

 

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One stone cottage has been converted into the 'Cottage Tea Room' amongst the several 'cafe' facilities in Kettlewell.

 

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The Blue Bell Inn, another popular pub is in the background.

 

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The bridge near the Racehorses Hotel.

 

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An appropriate scarecrow for the Racehorses Hotel.

 

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A fisherman scarecrow standing in ???

 

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The grey limestone cottages of Kettlewell.

 

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Cool!

 

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Scarecrow campers below a typical row of stone cottages in Kettlewell.

 

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Very exotic!

 

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A pretty stone cottage, and like so many, lots of nice flowers on display.

 

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The right hand scarecrow was by the garage, now, how could you guess!

 

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The Kings Head.

 

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The 'ram and toff' of the Kings Head.

 

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A family outing!

 

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The lych gate entrance and tower of ? Church.

 

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A ski jumper scarecrow in the graveyard, scary!

 

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The church is set in a beautiful graveyard with lovely flower beds and ample space to stroll around.

 

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The splendid tracery of the church windows.

 

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Looking down the nave into the chancel with the altar and east window beyond.

 

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Stained glass window -

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Details of the above stained glass window -

 

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The Norman? font dating from ?

 

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The two stained glass windows ....

 

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The chancel with its altar and the stained glass east window.

 

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Details of the stained glass east window.

 

YHA Youth Hostel and Post Office, Kettlewell village in the Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire, Northern England

Centre of Kettlewell village in the Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire, Northern England

Kettlewell village in the Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire, North of England: Kettlewell is an attractive village of 'old' stone houses set in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park in Upper Wharfedale at the foot of Great Whernside. It is popular with hill walkers, climbers, potholers or just 'get of the car for a stroll' tourists! It has a good Youth Hostel (YHA Kettlewell, top left) which is combined with the post office to help both prosper and survive. The are two good pubs for bar meals, the Blue Bell Inn (Est. 1680, bottom left) and the Racehorses Hotel (bottom right picture).

Bluebell Inn, Kettlewell village in the Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire, Northern England

Racehorses Hotel Kettlewell village in the Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire, Northern England

 

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