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Ees Bridge, Hawkshead
Ees Bridge
site name:-   Cunsey Beck
civil parish:-   Hawkshead (formerly Lancashire)
civil parish:-   Claife (formerly Lancashire)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   bridge
coordinates:-   SD36589521
1Km square:-   SD3695
10Km square:-   SD39

BMF88.jpg (taken 12.6.2006)  
BMF89.jpg  Plaque:-
"C.C. EES BRIDGE / REBUILT 1907" (taken 12.6.2006)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Lan 5 10) 
placename:-  Ees Bridge
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) 
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.
single or double wiggly line; river 
item:-  National Library of Scotland : EME.s.47
Image © National Library of Scotland

evidence:-   descriptive text:- West 1778 (11th edn 1821) 
source data:-   Guide book, A Guide to the Lakes, by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Cumbria once Westmorland, and in London, 1778 to 1821.
image WS21P055, button  goto source
"... The lake is encompassed with a good carriage road, and over its outlet is a narrow stone bridge. ..."

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