button to main menu Old Cumbria Gazetteer

The Old Cumbria Gazetteer includes Place Records of locations in the old counties of Westmorland, Cumberland, Lancashire north of the sands, and Yorkshire that are now in one county, Cumbria, including the Lake District, and of other places relevant to any guide book, map or print, that has been studied in the Lakes Guides project. Records are illustrated with extracts from old maps, old prints, paintings and photographs, and modern photographs.
button to placename menu Placename index; all placenames, in various spellings.
button to parishes menu Parishes menu; leading to indexes of placenames within civil parishes.
button to ngr squares menu NGR squares menu; leading to indexes of placenames within 10Km square.
button to miscellaneous index Miscellaneous index.
Indexing on Locality type is accessed through the Topics pages, from the
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The Old Cumbria Gazetteer is not complete; no gazetteer ever will be.


Absence of Evidence
is not
Evidence of Absence.

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