An Excursion with the Brontes to Bolton Abbey
In September 1833 the Brontes made a day trip from their home in
in what is now known as West Yorkshire's
in the nearby
This excursion, which was organised by Branwell Bronte, was described by Ellen Nussey (a close friend of Charlotte Bronte),
and her account of the visit is included (along with a reproduction of a drawing by Charlotte Bronte of
in a book entitled
"The Yorkshire Dales: A View from the Millennium"
This book, and others about the
can be purchased via the
Yorkshire Dales Bookshop.
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