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placename:- Shap to Penrith
other name:- Penrith to Shap
other name:- A6
parish Shap parish, once in Westmorland
parish Shap Rural parish, once in Westmorland
parish Thrimby parish, once in Westmorland
parish Lowther parish, once in Westmorland
parish Clifton parish, once in Westmorland
parish Yanwath and Eamont Bridge parish, once in Westmorland
parish Penrith town, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
route; road
10Km square:- NY51
10Km square:- NY52
10Km square:- NY53
road code:- Shap=Pnrt
suffix:- StoP

old map:- Burrow 1920s

Road strip maps with parts in Westmorland, Cumberland etc, now Cumbria, irregular scale about 1.5 miles to 1 inch, by E J Burrow and Co, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, 1920s.
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date:- 1920=1929
period:- 1920s

source:- Burrow 1920s

Road strip maps with parts in Westmorland, Cumberland etc, now Cumbria, irregular scale about 1.5 miles to 1 inch, by E J Burrow and Co, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, 1920s.
... At Shap we are not far from Lowther Castle, Lord Lonsdale's seat, which is to the left of the road. At Clifton, farther along, is one of the peel towers which were considered an indispensable adjunct to any house of importance during the troublous times of Border raids. ... Beyond here the grand old fortress of Brougham Castle, partly Norman, is to the right, while on the other side is soon passed the prehistoric earthwork called King Arthur's Round Table. The Eamont River is crossed by a fifteenth-century bridge and the climb beyond carries us into Cumberland.
Penrith is now close ahead, ...

date:- 1920=1929
period:- 1920s

old map:- Garnett 1850s-60s H

Map of the English Lakes, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s.
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double line, bold light, major road
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date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

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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S to P 11 Ms.
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county:- Westmoreland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

descriptive text:- Baker 1802

Perspective road map with sections in Lancashire, Westmorland, and Cumberland through Kendal and Penrith ending at Carlisle, by J Baker, London 1802.
pp.25-26:-
... near Penrith, the country imperceptibly exchanges its savage character for pleasurable views of cultivation and fertility. ...
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- Cooke 1802

Maps, Westmoreland, Cumberland, etc, now Cumbria, by George Alexander Cooke, London, 1802-10; published 1802-24.
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double line, feathered edges; post road?
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- Cooke 1802

Maps, Westmoreland, Cumberland, etc, now Cumbria, by George Alexander Cooke, London, 1802-10; published 1802-24.
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to Kendal the London Road
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

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.
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page 267-268
LONDON, through Manchester and Carlisle, to Port Patrick
part of
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page 271-272
[PORT PATRICK to Northampton.]
part of reverse route
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page 281-282
At Lowther Bridge, on l. a T.R. to Kendal.
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page 733-734
At Penrith, on l. a T.R. to Kendal.
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

road map:- Cary 1790 (Cmd/edn 1789)

Map, Westmoreland, now Cumbria, scale about 11.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Cary, 181 Strand, London, 1790; published 1790-1828.
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to Kendal
double line
date:- 1790
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

road map:- Cary 1790 (Wmd/edn 1792)

Map, Westmoreland, now Cumbria, scale about 11.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Cary, 181 Strand, London, 1790; published 1790-1828.
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double line, with road distances from Kendal
date:- 1790
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

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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double line; road, bold, main road, with mile numbers; old route by Hackthorpe
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

old map:- Kitchin 1767 (plate 40)

Road book with strip road map maps, Kitchin's Post Chaise Companion, by Thomas Kitchin, published by Robert Sayer, 53 Fleet Street, John Bowles, Cornhill, and Carington Bowles, St Paul's Church Yard, London, 1767.
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date:- 1767
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760

New Map of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmoreland, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin, published by T Bowles, John Bowles and Son, Robert Sayer, and John Tinney, 1760; published 1760-87.
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double line, dotted
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Kendal to Penrith 26
double line, dotted
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Simpson 1746 map (Wmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland? in The Agreeable Historian by Samuel Simpson, printed by R Walker, Fleet Lane, London, 1746.
image SMP2NYL, button   goto source.
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Double line.
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1746
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

old map:- Bowen 1720 (plate 94)

Road book, Britannia Depicta Or Ogilby Improv'd, including road strip maps with sections in Westmorland, scale about 2 miles to 1 inch, derived from maps by Ogilby, 1675, and a county map of Westmorland, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, with text by John Owen, published by Emanuel Bowen, London, 1720; published 1720-64.
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date:- 1720
period:- 18th century, early; 1720s

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.
image MD10NY52, button   goto source.
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image MD10NY51, button   goto source.
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Double line.
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Ogilby 1675

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.
image OG38StoP, button   goto source.
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date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

old map:- Cooper 1808

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, scale about 9 miles to 1 inch, by H Cooper, 1808, published by G and W B Whittaker, 13 Ave Maria Lane, London, 1824.
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double line; road
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1808
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- Hall 1820 (Wmd)

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 14.5 miles to 1 inch, by Sidney Hall, London, 1820, published by Samuel Leigh, 18 Strand, London, 1820-31.
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To Penrith
double line, solid; main road; Shap, Thrimby, Clifton, ...

placename:- To Penrith
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1820
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

old map:- Hall 1820 (Cmd)

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 14.5 miles to 1 inch, by Sidney Hall, London, 1820, published by Samuel Leigh, 18 Strand, London, 1820-31.
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To Kendall
double line, solid; main road; ... Penrith

placename:- To Kendall
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1820
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

old map:- Badeslade 1742

A Map of Westmorland North from London, scale about 10 miles to 1 inch, and descriptive text, Cumberland similarly, by Thomas Badeslade, London, engraved and published by William Henry Toms, Union Court, Holborn, London, 1742.
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double line

county:- Westmorland
date:- 1742
period:- 18th century, early

places
mapping:- Shap
Clifton
Lowther Bridge, Yanwath etc
Eamont Bridge bridge, Yanwath etc
Penrith

route segments
mapping:- Lncs=Crls:m272Lncs=Crls:m277Lncs=Crls:m282

milestones
mapping:- milestone, Shap
milestone, Lowther (2)
milestone, Thrimby
milestone, Lowther
milestone, Clifton (2)
milestone, Clifton

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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