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Low Force waterfall, Teesdale

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Low Force waterfall, Teesdale
Newbiggin, County Durham, England
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Low Force (not to be confused with a waterfall of the same name in Yorkshire) is an attractive waterfall on the River Tees, just west of Middleton-in-Teesdale County Durham. The falls are reached via a footpath from the B6277, at the Bowlees Nature Reserve. Immediately after I took this photo one very brave (or foolhardy) swimmer inched carefully along the rocks to the right and dived into the pool beneath the falls. Personally, I felt cold just watching him!

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