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Pow Beck (4)
runs into:-    Wampool, River

Pow Beck
civil parish:-   Orton N (formerly Cumberland)
civil parish:-   Aikton (formerly Cumberland)
civil parish:-   Thursby (formerly Cumberland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   river
locality type:-   boundary
locality type:-   parish boundary
1Km square:-   NY3152 (etc) 
10Km square:-   NY35

CGD88.jpg  At Drumleaning Bridge,
(taken 26.5.2017)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 22 12) 
placename:-  Pow Beck
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 22 15) 

evidence:-   old map:- Donald 1774 (Cmd) 
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.
single or double wiggly line; a river by Drumleaning 
item:-  Carlisle Library : Map 2
Image © Carlisle Library

NY27185168 Drumleaning Bridge (Aikton / Thursby)
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