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Eskmeals Viaduct, Waberthwaite
Eskmeals Viaduct
site name:-   Whitehaven and Furness Junction Railway
site name:-   Esk, River (2)
site name:-   Esk Estuary (2)
locality:-   Eskmeals
civil parish:-   Waberthwaite (formerly Cumberland)
civil parish:-   Bootle (formerly Cumberland)
civil parish:-   Muncaster (formerly Cumberland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   railway viaduct
locality type:-   viaduct
coordinates:-   SD08759422
coordinates:-   SD08789452
1Km square:-   SD0894
10Km square:-   SD09

CDV89.jpg (taken 6.9.2015)  
BMT10.jpg (taken 30.9.2006)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 82 15) 
placename:-  Eskmeals Viaduct
item:-  railway milepost
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.
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evidence:-   outline view:- Linton 1852
placename:-  Esk Viaduct / M.P. Whitehaven 18
source data:-   Print, engraving, outline views, Mountains as Seen from the Esk Viaduct, the Eskmeals Viaduct, and Mountains as Seen from the Viaduct near Drigg, the Irt Viaduct, Whitehaven and Furness Junction Railway, Cumberland, engraved by W H Lizars, Edinburgh, published by Whittaker and Co, London, and by R Gibson and Son and by Callander and Dixon, Whitehaven, Cumberland, 1852.
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Tipped in opposite p.86 of A Handbook of the Whitehaven and Furness Railway, by John Linton. 
printed at upper scene, top:-  "MOUNTAINS AS SEEN FROM THE ESK VIADUCT."
printed at upper scene caption:-  "1 Ennerdale Mountains 2 The Knott 3 The Deer Park 4 Great Gable 5 Scawfell 6 Wrynose (Waberthwaite below) 7 Wetherlam 8 Harter Fell 9 Birkby Fell 10 Stainton Fell 11 Corney Fell"
printed at lower scene, top:-  "MOUNTAINS AS SEEN FROM THE IRT VIADUCT NEAR DRIGG."
printed at lower scene caption:-  "1 Seatallan 2 Buckbarrow 3 Middle Fell 4 Yewbarrow 5 Kirk Fell (Irton Church below) 6 Great Gable 7 Ling Mell (Latterbarrow below) 8 Scawfell Pike (Screes below) 9 Scawfell (Irton Fell below) 10 Wrynose 11 Wetherlam 12 Harter Fell (Muncaster Fell below)"
printed at bottom right:-  "W. H. Lizars Edinr."
item:-  Armitt Library : A1158.11
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CGH45.jpg (taken 28.7.2017)  
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CDV87.jpg (taken 6.9.2015)  
CDV88.jpg (taken 6.9.2015)  

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