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placename:- Roadhead
parish Bewcastle parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY51777500
10Km square:- NY57

1Km square NY5175


Roadhead -- Bewcastle -- Cumbria / -- AA village sign:- -- 'AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION [AA badge] / NEWCASTLETON 9 / ROADHEAD / LYNEHOLM FORD 2 / LONDON 306 1/2 / SAFETY FIRST' -- On a shed by North Bank House. -- 15.9.2006

old map:- Ford 1839 map -- possibly relevant

Map of the Lake District, published in A Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, 1839.
thumbnail FD02NY57, button to large image
Building on a hill.

placename:- Hillhead
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

button   fingerpost, Roadhead
button   Kinkry Hill Cottage, Roadhead
button   village hall, Roadhead

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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