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placename:- High Greenholme
locality:- Greenholme
parish Orton S parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY59710584
10Km square:- NY50

1Km square NY5905


High Greenholme -- Greenholme -- Orton S -- Cumbria / -- 16.10.2009

High Greenholme -- Greenholme -- Orton S -- Cumbria / -- Date stone:- -- '[ ] / 1675' -- 16.10.2009

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 28 7)

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:- High Greenholme
other name:- Greenholme, High
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

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:- Greenholm
county:- Westmoreland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd)

Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by J Ainslie and perhaps T Donald, engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
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High Greenholm
blocks, labelled in italic lowercase text; settlement, village?

placename:- High Greenholm
other name:- Greenholm, High
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Wmd)

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, the label re-engraved and re-positioned, the earlier spelling might be Greenholm.

placename:- Groenholm
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 38)

The distance given is customary rather than statute miles; Greenholme is 5 miles away, and is to the right not the left.
Road book, Britannia, strip road maps, with sections in Westmorland and Cumberland etc, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by John Ogilby, London, 1675; and a general map of England and Wales.
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In mile 271, Westmorland.
Turning left:-
to Greenholm 4 m

placename:- Greenholm
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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