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Broad Haystack, Borrowdale
Broad Haystack
locality:-   Borrowdale Fells
locality:-   Stonethwaite
civil parish:-   Borrowdale (formerly Cumberland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   hill
coordinates:-   NY261132
1Km square:-   NY2613
10Km square:-   NY21

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 70 14) 
placename:-  Broad Haystack
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:-   descriptive text:- Otley 1823 (5th edn 1834) 
placename:-  Hays Stacks
source data:-   Guide book, A Concise Description of the English Lakes, the mountains in their vicinity, and the roads by which they may be visited, with remarks on the mineralogy and geology of the district, by Jonathan Otley, published by the author, Keswick, Cumberland now Cumbria, by J Richardson, London, and by Arthur Foster, Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, 1823; published 1823-49, latterly as the Descriptive Guide to the English Lakes.
image OT01P024, button  goto source
Page 25:-  "[from Fangs Brow] ... between the last [Honister Crag] and Rannerdale Knot, is just seen a part of the mountain called Hay Stacks, near Stonethwaite in Borrowdale. ..."

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