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Ambrose Holme, Wetheral
Ambrose Holme
locality:-   Scotby Holmes
civil parish:-   Wetheral (formerly Cumberland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   buildings
coordinates:-   NY43045775 (estimate) 
1Km square:-   NY4357
10Km square:-   NY45

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 17 13) 
placename:-  Ambrose Holme
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:- Donald 1774 (Cmd) 
placename:-  Amorous Holm
source data:-   Map, hand coloured engraving, 3x2 sheets, The County of Cumberland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by Thomas Donald, engraved and published by Joseph Hodskinson, 29 Arundel Street, Strand, London, 1774.
"Amorous Holm"
block or blocks, labelled in lowercase; a hamlet or just a house 
item:-  Carlisle Library : Map 2
Image © Carlisle Library

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