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Low Brow, Barton
Low Brow
locality:-   Celleron
civil parish:-   Barton (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   buildings
coordinates:-   NY48702542
1Km square:-   NY4825
10Km square:-   NY42

BXO56.jpg (taken 26.10.2012)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 7 3) 
placename:-  Low Brow
placename:-  Brow, Low
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:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd) 
placename:-  Brow
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.
circle, labelled in italic lowercase text; settlement, farm, house, or hamlet? 
item:-  National Library of Scotland : EME.s.47
Image © National Library of Scotland

evidence:-   probably old map:- Ford 1839 map
placename:-  Brow
source data:-   Map, uncoloured engraving, Map of the Lake District of Cumberland, Westmoreland and Lancashire, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, published by Charles Thurnam, Carlisle, and by R Groombridge, 5 Paternoster Row, London, 3rd edn 1843.
item:-  JandMN : 100.1
Image © see bottom of page

evidence:-   database:- Listed Buildings 2010
placename:-  Low Brown Farm
source data:-  
courtesy of English Heritage
"LOW BROWN FARMHOUSE / / / BARTON / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 74527 / NY4868925406"

BXO93.jpg  On a gravestone, St Michael's Church, 2011.
(taken 26.10.2012)  

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