Wast Water is a large
lowland lake in Cumbria, England.
|Surface Area ||278 ha (687 acres)|
|Perimeter ||11 km (6.8 miles)|
|Maximum Fetch ||4.8 km|
|Shoreline Development Index ||1.865|
|OS Grid Reference (lake centre) ||NY162059|
|Latitude (lake centre) ||54.441600|
|Longitude (lake centre) ||-3.292700|
|Altitude ||64 m (210 ft) |
|Distance to sea ||9.5 km (5.9 miles)|
|UK Parliament constituency ||Copeland|
|District council ward ||Gosforth|
|County council ||Cumbria County Council|
|Civil Parish ||Wasdale|
|County council ward ||Gosforth and Ennerdale|
|European region ||North West|
|District council ||Copeland Borough Council|
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