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Morland Beck
civil parish:-   Morland (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   river
1Km square:-   NY6022 (etc) 
10Km square:-   NY62

BMD20.jpg (taken 29.5.2006)  
BMD19.jpg (taken 29.5.2006)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 8 11) 
placename:-  Morland Beck
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:-   old map:- Cary 1789 (edn 1805) 
source data:-   Map, uncoloured engraving, Westmoreland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Cary, London, 1789; edition 1805.
river, incorrectly joining the Leith 
item:-  JandMN : 129
Image © see bottom of page

evidence:-   old map:- Cooper 1808
source data:-   Map, hand coloured engraving, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, scale about 9 miles to 1 inch, by H Cooper, 1808, published by R Phillips, Bridge Street, Blackfriars, London, 1808.
image  click to enlarge
tapering wiggly line; river 
item:-  Dove Cottage : 2007.38.53
Image © see bottom of page

BMD23.jpg  From the bridge in the middle of the village.
(taken 29.5.2006)  

runs inito:-    Lyvennet, River

NY60022233 footbridge, Morland (Morland)
NY59962247 Force Bridge, Morland (Morland)
NY60022233 ford, Morland (Morland)
NY59722288 Morland Mill (Morland) gone?
NY60172204 Town Head Bridge (Morland)
NY60022235 weir, Morland (Morland)
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