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Lounthwaite Bridge, Milburn
Lounthwaite Bridge
site name:-   Crowdundle Beck
locality:-   Lounthwaite
civil parish:-   Milburn (formerly Westmorland)
civil parish:-   Culgaith (formerly Cumberland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   bridge
locality type:-   boundary feature
locality type:-   county boundary feature
coordinates:-   NY64493053
1Km square:-   NY6430
10Km square:-   NY63

CCM24.jpg (taken 20.2.2015)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 5 5) 
placename:-  Lounthwaite Bridge
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.
OS County Series (Cmd 60 2) 

evidence:-   old map:- Simpson 1746 map (Wmd) 
placename:-  Millbridge
source data:-   Map, uncoloured engraving, Westmorland, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, printed by R Walker, Fleet Lane, London, 1746.
item:-  Dove Cottage : 2007.38.59
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.
double line, road, across a stream; bridge; near Lundthwaite 
item:-  National Library of Scotland : EME.s.47
Image © National Library of Scotland

evidence:-   old map:- Bell 1892
placename:-  Lownthwaite Bridge
source data:-   Map, colour lithograph, Road Map of Cumberland, by George Joseph Bell, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, printed by Charles Thurnam and Sons, Carlisle, Cumberland, 1892.
bridge symbol; on county boundary 
Road map of Cumberland showing County Bridges 
item:-  Carlisle Library : Map 38
Image © Carlisle Library

CCM27.jpg  View of river.
(taken 20.2.2015)  
CGO95.jpg  View of river.
(taken 19.9.2017)  
CCM26.jpg  View of river.
Wreay Sike entering on the left.
(taken 20.2.2015)  

CCM25.jpg  Plaque.
(taken 20.2.2015)  
CGO93.jpg  Graffiti
(taken 19.9.2017)  
CGO94.jpg  Graffiti
(taken 19.9.2017)  

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