Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Ullswater, or Ulleswater, next in size after Windermere of the English lakes, is situated between the counties of Cumberland and Westmoreland, 5 miles S.W. of Penrith, having the mountain mass of Helvellyn on its S.W. shore. Its length is eight miles and its average breadth one mile, the depth being about 210 feet.