Janet's Foss

Carries Gordale Beck over a limestone outcrop topped by tufa into a deep pool below. Also known as Jennet's Foss after a folklore fairy queen said to reside in a cave behind the waterfall. Foss is Scandanavian for waterfall. Another variation is "Force" as in Thornton Force or Catrigg Force, both in the Western Dales.
Ref:
YD0071
Date:
17/08/09
Location:
Malhamdale, North Yorkshire
Photographer:
Stephen Davison
Janet's Foss

Janet's Foss

Carries Gordale Beck over a limestone outcrop topped by tufa into a deep pool below. Also known as Jennet's Foss after a folklore fairy queen said to reside in a cave behind the waterfall. Foss is Scandanavian for waterfall. Another variation is "Force" as in Thornton Force or Catrigg Force, both in the Western Dales.
Ref:
YD0071
Date:
17/08/09
Location:
Malhamdale, North Yorkshire
Photographer:
Stephen Davison