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placename:- Globe Hotel
locality:- Cockermouth
parish Cockermouth parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
inn
coordinates:- NY12123069
10Km square:- NY13

1Km square NY1230

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Globe Hotel -- Cockermouth -- Cockermouth -- Cumbria / -- A rather boring innsign, the graphic artist at work. -- 3.5.2006
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Globe Hotel -- Cockermouth -- Cockermouth -- Cumbria / -- 3.5.2006

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 54 4)

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.

placename:- Globe Hotel
inn
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

descriptive text:- Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843)

Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, et al, 1839; published 1839-52.
Page 84:-
[Cockermouth] ... The Globe is the chief inn, and is most respectably conducted. The Sun and the Apple Tree inns may be mentioned.

placename:- Globe Inn
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

descriptive text:- Otley 1823 (5th edn 1834)

Guidebook, Concise Description of the English Lakes, later A Description of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, published by the author, Keswick, Cumberland, by J Richardson, London, and by Arthur Foster, Kirky Lonsdale, Cumbria, 1823 onwards.
image OT01P137, button   goto source.
Page 137:-
... the Globe is an inn furnished with every requisite accommodation for travellers.

placename:- Globe, The
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

road book:- Cary 1798 (2nd edn 1802)

Road book, Cary's New Itinerary, by John Cary, published by G and J Cary, 86 St James's Street, London, 1798-1828.
thumbnail C38317, button to large image
page 317-318
INNS. ... Cockermouth, Globe, Sun. ...
thumbnail C38557, button to large image
page 557-558
INNS. ... Cockermouth, Globe, Sun. ...

placename:- Globe
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
GLOBE HOTEL / / MAIN STREET / COCKERMOUTH / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II / 71718 / NY1213430688
courtesy of English Heritage
Late C18 and C19. 3 storeys. Roughcast, with quoins, and eaves cornice on iron brackets. Centre doorway with stumpy columns, round arch etc in heavy Victorian doorpiece. 3 sash windows on each side and 7 on each upper floor (those on the left are on lower level). R L Stevenson stayed here in 1871. John Dalton stayed here frequently. All the listed buildings on the South Side of Main Street form a group.

placename:- Globe Hotel
district:- Allerdale
listed building
coordinates:- NY12133068
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Globe Hotel -- Cockermouth -- Cockermouth -- Cumbria / -- Stained glass over the door. -- 3.5.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Globe Hotel -- Cockermouth -- Cockermouth -- Cumbria / -- 3.5.2006 -- Plaque:- -- 'R. L. STEVENSON, POTE AND NOVELIST, STAYED AT THIS HOTEL ON HIS VISIT TO COCKERMOUTH IN 1871.' -- 'ALSO JOHN DALTON, 1766-1844, DISCOVERER OF THE ATOMIC THEORY, MADE THIS HOTEL HIS HABITAT DURING HIS FREQUENT VISITS TO COCKERMOUTH.'

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