Great Ormside

A beautiful little village about 6 miles from Maulds Meaburn. It is at the end of a no through road and has views towards the Pennines. The River Eden flows by the outer edges of the village and it has a fine Norman church and an old hall.
The village was probably named after a viking - Orm.

Inside the church Outward Bound Centre

Ormside Hall The Church

The church contains some information panels, one of which refers to the Orm bowl which was found in the area and is thought to be of Anglo Saxon origin

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