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placename:- Peel Wyke
other name:- Peil Wyke
parish Wythop parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s; locality
coordinates:- NY203308
10Km square:- NY23
House by the lake shore, and the locality.

1Km square NY2030

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 55 3)

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:- Peel Wyke
other name:- Pheasant Inn
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:- Sarcrag
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

source:- Otley 1818

New Map of the District of the Lakes, in Westmorland, Cumberland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, published by J Otley, Keswick, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1818; pblished 1818 to 1850s.
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placename:- Peel Wyke

old map:- Clarke 1787 map (Bassenthwaite Lake)

Map series, lakes and roads to the Lakes, by James Clarke, engraved by S J Neele, 352 Strand, London, included in A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, published by James Clarke, Penrith, and in London etc, from 1787 to 1793.
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Peelwike / J. Bell

placename:- Peelwike
person:- : Bell, J
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old map:- Crosthwaite 1783-94 (Bas)

Series of maps, An Accurate Map of the Matchless Lake of Derwent, of the Grand Lake of Windermere, of the Beautiful Lake of Ullswater, of Broadwater or Bassenthwaite Lake, of Coniston Lake, of Buttermere, Crummock and Loweswater Lakes, and Pocklington's Island, by Peter Crosthwaite, Kendal, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1783 to 1794.
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Peelewike / Sir F. F. Vane's Bart.

placename:- Peelewike
person:- : Vane, Frederick Fletcher, Sir
date:- 1783=1794
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s; 1790s

story This is where the last fairy in Cumberland was seen. A climber who had just left the Pheasant, home of a good homebrew beer, was going through castle How where he stumbled over a stone. Turning round he saw a little man in green, when he looked again the little fellow asn't there. ...

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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