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Herdwick sheep were probably introduced by Norse settlers during the Viking invasions (10th-11th c.). The husbandry of the sheep has been a large factor in shaping the culture & terrain of the Lake District. Beatrix Potter was involved with breeding Herdwicks & bequeathed 15 farms to the National Trust. Per her instructions all continue to graze Herdwick flocks.

Miss Potter's beloved Herdwick sheep were probably introduced by Norse settlers between the and centuries during the Viking invasions. She bequeathed fifteen farms to the National Trust, and per her instructions all continue to graze Herdwick flocks.

Herdwicks

Cutest sheep breed ever! Look at those little black eyes. My "someday farm" just gained some new residents.

Queen Elizabeth II

London style: Queen Elizabeth II meets guests at a garden party to mark 50 years of the Duke of Edinburgh's award scheme at Buckingham Palace, left, and leaving Westminster Abbey.