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placename:- Rockcliffe
parish Rockcliffe parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY3561
10Km square:- NY36

1Km square NY3561

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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Rockcliff

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

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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Rowcliff
circle, tower

placename:- Rowcliff
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
image MD12NY36, button   goto source.
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Rowcliff
Circle.

placename:- Rowcliff
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Jansson 1646

Map, Cumbria et Westmoria, or Cumberland and Westmorland, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Jansson, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1646; published 1646-1724.
thumbnail JAN3NY36, button to large image
Rowcliff
Buildings and tower.

placename:- Rowcliff
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

old map:- Jenner 1643

Table of distances and map, Cumberland, now Cumbria, scale about 21 miles to 1 inch, by Thomas Jenner, London, 1643.
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Rawclyffe
circle

placename:- Rawclyffe
date:- 1643
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Cmd)

Maps, The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Cheif Towne, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland and the Ancient Citie Carlile, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by John Speed, London, 1611; published 1611-1770.
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Rowcliff
circle, building, tower

placename:- Rowcliff
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

source:- Lloyd 1573

Map, Angliae Regni, Kingdom of England, with Wales, scale about 24 miles to 1 inch, authored by Humphrey Lloyd, Denbigh, Clwyd, drawn and engraved by Abraham Ortelius, Netherlands, 1573.
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Roclyffe

placename:- Roclyffe
date:- 1573
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

old map:- Saxton 1579

image Sax9NY35, button   goto source.
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Marked by little more than a dot and circle.
Rowcliffe

placename:- Rowcliffe
county:- Cumberlandia
building/s
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

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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Rockcliff
circle; village or hamlet

placename:- Rockcliff
locality:- Cumberland Ward
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1808
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

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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Rockcliff
no symbol

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

descriptive text:- Gents Mag (1746)

The Gentleman's Magazine or Monthly Intelligencer, published by Edward Cave under the pseudonym Sylvanus Urban, and by other publishers, London, monthly from 1731 to 1914.
On Thursday [7.11.1745] the eastermost column [of rebels] had gained Stangarth side on the English border, ... but that night we learn'd that they had turn'd to the right for Longtown, which gave us hopes that they would continue their march for Row-cliff and pass the river Eden there, ...

placename:- Rowcliff
date:- 1745
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

button   Crown and Thistle, Rockcliffe
button   ferry, Rockcliffe
button   fingerpost, Rockcliffe (2)
button   fingerpost, Rockcliffe (3)
button   Global Warming, Rockcliffe
button   Rockcliffe Beck
button   Rockcliffe Bridge, Rockcliffe
button   Rockcliffe Castle Township
button   Rockcliffe Castle, Rockcliffe
button   Rockcliffe Centre, Rockcliffe
button   Rockcliffe Church Township
button   Rockcliffe School, Rockcliffe
button   Rockcliffe Station, Rockcliffe
button   St Mary, Rockcliffe
button   Stanmar, Rockcliffe
button   trig point, NY3587461638
button   war memorial, Rockcliffe

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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