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placename:- Gamblesby
parish Glassonby parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY60983941
10Km square:- NY63

1Km square NY6039


Gamblesby -- Glassonby -- Cumbria / -- 15.3.2013

Gamblesby -- Glassonby -- Cumbria / -- 15.3.2013

old map:- Ford 1839 map

Map of the Lake District, published in A Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, 1839.
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placename:- Gamblesby
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760

New Map of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmoreland, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin, published by T Bowles, John Bowles and Son, Robert Sayer, and John Tinney, 1760; published 1760-87.
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blocks, on road, and circle and line

placename:- Gamlesby
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Simpson 1746 map (Wmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland? in The Agreeable Historian by Samuel Simpson, printed by R Walker, Fleet Lane, London, 1746.
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placename:- Gramlesby
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1746
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
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Circle, building and tower.

placename:- Gamlesby
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Jansson 1646

Map, Cumbria et Westmoria, or Cumberland and Westmorland, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Jansson, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1646; published 1646-1724.
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Buildings and tower.

placename:- Gamleby
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Cmd)

Maps, The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Cheif Towne, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland and the Ancient Citie Carlile, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by John Speed, London, 1611; published 1611-1770.
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circle, building, tower

placename:- Gambleby
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1579

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Church, symbol for a parish or village, with a parish church.

placename:- Gamblebye
county:- Cumberlandia
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

old map:- Cooper 1808

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, scale about 9 miles to 1 inch, by H Cooper, 1808, published by G and W B Whittaker, 13 Ave Maria Lane, London, 1824.
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circle; village or hamlet

placename:- Gamblesby
locality:- Leath Ward
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1808
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

tiny photograph, 
button to large Gamblesby -- Glassonby -- Cumbria / -- 15.3.2013

hearsay A pair of whale jaw bones once stood across the road from Glassonby; until a hay cart knocked them down.

hearsay John Wesley preached on the village green, 1772, and several times after.

button   barn, Gamblesby
button   Blencathra View, Gamblesby
button   bridge, Gamblesby
button   chapel, Gamblesby
button   fingerpost, Gamblesby
button   footbridge, Gamblesby
button   Gamblesby Beck
button   Green Edge, Gamblesby
button   Hillcrest, Gamblesby
button   house, Gamblesby
button   Pack Horse Inn, Gamblesby
button   Pennine View, Gamblesby
button   Red Lion House, Gamblesby
button   seat, Gamblesby
button   St John, Gamblesby
button   St Martins Cottage, Gamblesby
button   stocks, Gamblesby
button   Tarn, Gamblesby
button   Town End Farm, Gamblesby
button   Town Foot, Gamblesby

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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