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Tongue Gill
runs into:-    Rothay, River

civil parish:-   Lakes (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   river
1Km square:-   NY3410 (etc) 
10Km square:-   NY31

BQH23.jpg (taken 17.3.2009)  
BQH19.jpg (taken 17.3.2009)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 19 9) 
placename:-  Tongue Gill
source data:-   Maps, County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.

evidence:-   old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 96) 
source data:-   Road strip map, hand coloured engraving, the Road from Kendal to Cockermouth, and the Road from Egremond to Carlisle, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by John Ogilby, London, 1675.
In mile 17, Westmerland. 
River crossed at:-  "a Stone bridg and brook"
no bridge drawn. 
item:-  JandMN : 22
Image © see bottom of page

evidence:-   old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd) 
source data:-   Map, 4 sheets, The County of Westmoreland, scale 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed 1768, and engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
single or double wiggly line; river 
item:-  National Library of Scotland : EME.s.47
Image © National Library of Scotland

evidence:-   old map:- Clarke 1787 map (Ambleside to Keswick) 
source data:-   Map, A Map of the Roads Lakes etc between Keswick and Ambleside, scale about 2.5 ins to 1 mile, by James Clarke, engraved by S J Neele, 352 Strand, published by James Clarke, Penrith, Cumberland and in London etc, 1787.
item:-  private collection : 10.9
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evidence:-   old print:- Pearson 1900s
placename:-  Tongue Gill
source data:-   Print, halftone photograph, Tongue Gill, near Grasmere, Westmorland, published by C Arthur Pearson, Henrietta Street, London, 1900s.
image  click to enlarge
On p.15 of Pearson's Gossipy Guide to the English Lakes and Neighbouring Districts. 
printed at bottom:-  "TONGUE GILL, NEAR GRASMERE. (P.142)."
item:-  Armitt Library : A1188.16
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BQH21.jpg (taken 17.3.2009)  
BOE48.jpg (taken 11.9.2007)  
BOE41.jpg  Waterfall, pretty high up.
(taken 11.9.2007)  
CEA15.jpg  At Mill Bridge,
(taken 28.9.2015)  

NY340098 Fairfield Mine (Lakes)
NY33560915 Grasmere Mill (Lakes)
NY33610914 Mill Bridge (Lakes)
NY33440912 stepping stones, Grasmere (2) (Lakes)
NY33670892 Tongue Gill Hydro (Lakes)
NY33850962 Tonguegill Force (Lakes)
NY34851107 waterfall, Tongue Gill (Lakes)
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