River Ure - Aysgarth-Yorks Dales

Photographic Prints

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$8.25
Trevor Kersley

Easingwold,York, United Kingdom

Sizing Information

Small 11.5" x 8.0"
Medium 17.2" x 12.0"
Large 23.0" x 16.0"
X large 28.7" x 20.0"

Features

  • Superior quality silver halide prints
  • Archival quality Kodak Endura paper
  • Lustre: Professional photo paper with a fine grain pebble texture
  • Metallic: Glossy finish and metallic appearance to create images with exceptional visual interest and depth

Artist's Description

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The River Ure is a river in North Yorkshire, England, approximately 119km long from its source to the point whre it changes name to the River Ouse. It is the principal river of Wensleydale, which is the only one of the Dales now named after a village rather than its river. The old name for the valley was Yoredale after the river that runs through it.
The Ure one of many rivers and waterways that drain the Dales into the River Ouse. Tributaries of the Ure include the River Swale and the River Skell.
The earliest recorded name is Earp, but by 1142 it is recorded as Jor, hence Jervaulx (Jorvale) Abbey. In 1530 it is recorded as Yeure, and local placenames include Yorebridge and Yoreburgh, but in Tudor times the antiquarians John Leland and William Camden called it by its current name.1 The Old Celtic word for Ure was ‘Isara’ which evolved into ‘Isure’, ‘Isurium’, ‘Isis’ and finally into the Saxon,‘Ouse’ giving an explanation of the changing name of the river
Pentax K10D 18-55mm
1/45 @ f 6.7 ISO200 Rae
Single image tonemapped in Photomatix Pro4,adjusted in CS5.

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