Shelter rebuilt on highest point of Pennines

A famous shelter on the top of the highest mountain in the Pennines has been rebuilt by local craftsmen 50 years after it was first erected.

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Pennine shelter from start to finish

A shelter to protect walkers on the highest point of the Pennines has been rebuilt 50 years after it was first erected.

Local crafts men took 18 days to complete the structure at Cross Fell, which stands at 893m in altitude.

The 50-year-old structure before work began Credit: ITV Border
The shelter will protect walkers from the extreme wind at the summit Credit: ITV Border
The finished shelter Credit: ITV Border

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