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Musgrave Bridge, Great Musgrave
Musgrave Bridge
site name:-   Eden, River
civil parish:-   Musgrave (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   bridge
coordinates:-   NY76571313
1Km square:-   NY7613
10Km square:-   NY71

BLX58.jpg (taken 21.4.2006)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 23 2) 
placename:-  Musgrave 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:- Morden 1695 (Wmd) 
source data:-   Map, hand coloured engraving, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, published by Abel Swale, the Unicorn, St Paul's Churchyard, Awnsham, and John Churchill, the Black Swan, Paternoster Row, London, 1695.
Double line over a stream, over the Eden at Gt Musgrave. 
item:-  JandMN : 24
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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.
double line, road, across a stream; bridge or ford 
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.
road across a stream; bridge over the Eden 
item:-  JandMN : 129
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BST07.jpg  View of river.
(taken 11.5.2010)  

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