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placename:- Salutation Hotel
locality:- Ambleside
parish Lakes parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
inn
coordinates:- NY37700452
10Km square:- NY30

1Km square NY3704

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Salutation Hotel -- Ambleside -- Lakes -- Cumbria / -- 2.7.2008
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Salutation Hotel -- Ambleside -- Lakes -- Cumbria / -- 2.7.2008

source:- Philip/Wilson 1890s

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person:- innkeeper : Taylor, M
date:- 1895
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old photograph:- Bell 1880s-1940s

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Photograph, rushbearing, Ambleside, by Herbert Bell, Ambleside, Westmorland, 1900s?
Amongst the detail are - Queen's Hotel, Salutation Hotel, Market Hall, a postman by the post box, the booking office for the LNWR and for coaches, etc.
embossed at lower left of mount:-
Herbert Bell / Ambleside
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person:- postman
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 1900s

source:- Martineau 1855

Guide book, A Complete Guide to the English Lakes, by Harriet Martineau, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, and by Whittaker and Co, London, 1855; published 1855-71.
Page 42:-
... the market-place, ... the Salutation and Commercial Inns and the White Lion, the three principal inns, are all conspicuous in it. ...
date:- 1855
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

descriptive text:- Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843)

Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, et al, 1839; published 1839-52.
Page 32:-
...
[Ambleside] ... Excellent fare can be had at the Salutation, Commercial, and White Lion inns, and in lodgings. From its central station, the town is frequently made the head-quarters of tourists for a considerable time, ...
Page 161:-
...
[Ambleside] ... Excellent quarters may be found at the Salutation, the Commercial, and White Lion inns; ...

placename:- Salutation Inn
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

descriptive text:- Otley 1823 (5th edn 1834)

Guidebook, Concise Description of the English Lakes, later A Description of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, published by the author, Keswick, Cumberland, by J Richardson, London, and by Arthur Foster, Kirky Lonsdale, Cumbria, 1823 onwards.
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Page 102:-
[Ambleside] ... Post Chaises are kept at the Salutation and Commercial Inns, ... Boats upon the Lake of Windermere are also provided by the Inns.

placename:- Salutation Inn
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

descriptive text:- Wallis 1810

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 19 miles to 1 inch, by James Wallis, 77 Berwick Street, Soho, London, 1810; published 1810-36.
PRINCIPAL INNS, RECOMMENDED TO TRAVELLERS AND FAMILIES.
Ambleside: The Salutation.

placename:- Salutation
date:- 1810
period:- 19th century, early; 1810s

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 317-318
INNS. ... Ambleside, Salutation. ...

placename:- Salutation
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old print:- Garnett 1850s-60s F

Set of prints, engravings, Views of the English Lakes or Views in the English Lake District, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s?
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Print, uncoloured engraving, Stockghyll Force, Ambleside, in the grounds of the Salutation Hotel, Westmorland, drawn and engraved by William Banks and Son, Edinburgh, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s?
Included in Views of the English Lakes.
Is the man in the picture reading a guide book?
printed at bottom:-
Drawn & Engd. by W. Banks & Son, Edinr. / STOCKGHYLL FORCE, AMBLESIDE. / In the Grounds of the Salutation Hotel.
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late

old print:- Green 1821

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Print, soft ground etching, Salutation Inn, Ambleside, by William Green, published at Ambleside, Westmorland, 1821.
Plate 25 in Thirty Six Etchings from Nature.
printed at upper left:-
25
printed at bottom:-
SALUTATION INN, AMBLESIDE. / Etched from Nature by William Green, and Published at Ambleside, May 1, 1821.

placename:- Salutation Inn
date:- 1821
period:- 19th century, early

old print:- Green 1821

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Print, soft ground etching, Salutation Inn, Ambleside, by William Green, published at Ambleside, Westmorland, 1821.
Plate 16 in Thirty Six Etchings from Nature.
printed at upper left:-
16
printed at bottom:-
SALUTATION INN. / Etched from Nature by William Green, and Published at Ambleside, May 1, 1821.

placename:- Salutation Inn
date:- 1821
period:- 19th century, early

old print:- Green 1821

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Print, soft ground etching, The Old Ladies and Salutation Inn, Ambleside, by William Green, published at Ambleside, Westmorland, 1821.
Plate 10 in Thirty Six Etchings from Nature.
printed at upper left:-
10
printed at bottom:-
THE OLD LADIES and SALUTATION INN. / Etched from Nature by William Green, and Published at Ambleside, May 1, 1821.

placename:- Salutation Inn
date:- 1821
period:- 19th century, early

old print:- Green 1821

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Print, soft ground etching, The Oaks, from the Salutation Coach House, Ambleside, by William Green, published at Ambleside, Westmorland, 1821.
Plate 8 in Thirty Six Etchings from Nature.
printed at bottom:-
THE OAKS, from the SALUTATION COACH HOUSE. / Etched from Nature by William Green, and Published at Ambleside, May 1, 1821.
date:- 1821
period:- 19th century, early

old print:- Green 1809

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Print, soft ground etching, Salutation Inn, Ambleside, Westmorland, by William Green, published by William Green, Ambleside, Westmorland, and Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme, Paternoster Row, London, 1809.
Plate 6 in Seventy Eight Studies from Nature.
printed in introductory pages of set to prints:-
Number 6. This view of the Salutation Inn was made from a garden, the property of William Newton, Esq. on the opposite side of the little river called Stock Gill.
printed at bottom:-
SALUTATION INN. / Pub. Ambleside, Augst. 1st. 1809, by W. Green.

placename:- Salutation Inn
person:- : Newton, William
date:- 1809
period:- 19th century, early

old trade card:- Trade Card Maps 1860s-90s

Trade cards of the late 19th century sometimes included a map, perhaps of an area around the hotel that issued the card. The same map might be found on more than one card, possibly with the hotel name overprinted.
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Trade card, folded, uncoloured engraving, advertising Townson's Salutation Hotel, Ambleside, Westmorland, about 1870s.
The cover has a print of the hotel and a map; the reverse has local itineraries and a timetable for steam yachts.
The map includes an area from Keswick to Bowness-on-Windermere, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch; the same map has been found on other trade cards.
printed at print, bottom:-
TOWNSON'S SALUTAION HOTEL / AMBLESIDE. / FOR FAMILIES AND TOURISTS.
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placename:- Salutation Hotel
person:- innkeeper : Townson, Mr
date:- 1870=1879
period:- 19th century, late

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