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Town End, Grasmere
Town End
locality:-   Grasmere
civil parish:-   Lakes (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   locality
locality type:-   buildings
coordinates:-   NY34200701 (etc) 
1Km square:-   NY3407
10Km square:-   NY30

BLK97.jpg (taken 5.12.2005)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 26 1) 
placename:-  Town End
source data:-   Maps, 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.

evidence:-   old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd) 
placename:-  Town End
source data:-   Map, 4 sheets, The County of Westmoreland, scale 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed 1768, and engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
"Town End"
circle, labelled in italic lowercase text; settlement, farm, house, or hamlet? 
item:-  National Library of Scotland : EME.s.47
Image © National Library of Scotland

evidence:-   old map:- Clarke 1787 map (Ambleside to Keswick) 
placename:-  Town End
source data:-   Map, A Map of the Roads Lakes etc between Keswick and Ambleside, scale about 2.5 ins to 1 mile, by James Clarke, engraved by S J Neele, 352 Strand, published by James Clarke, Penrith, Cumberland and in London etc, 1787.
"Town end"
item:-  private collection : 10.9
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evidence:-   old map:- Cary 1789 (edn 1805) 
placename:-  Town End
source data:-   Map, uncoloured engraving, Westmoreland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Cary, London, 1789; edition 1805.
"Town End"
block/s, labelled in italic lowercase; house, or hamlet 
item:-  JandMN : 129
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evidence:-   old map:- Cooke 1802
placename:-  Town End
source data:-   Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, scale about 12 miles to 1 inch, by George Cooke, 1802, published by Sherwood, Jones and Co, Paternoster Road, London, 1824.
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"Town End"
blocks, italic lowercase text, village, hamlet, locality 
item:-  Hampshire Museums : FA2000.62.4
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evidence:-   old map:- Wallis 1810 (Wmd) 
placename:-  Town End
source data:-   Road map, Westmoreland, scale about 19 miles to 1 inch, by James Wallis, 77 Berwick Street, Soho, 1810, published by W Lewis, Finch Lane, London, 1835?
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"Town End"
village, hamlet, house, ... 
item:-  JandMN : 63
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evidence:-   old map:- Hall 1820 (Wmd) 
placename:-  Townend
source data:-   Map, hand coloured engraving, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, 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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circle, italic lowercase text; settlement 
item:-  Armitt Library : 2008.14.58
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evidence:-   old drawing:- Aspland 1840s-60s
placename:-  Town End
source data:-   Drawing, pencil, chimneys at Town End, Grasmere, Westmorland, by Theophilus Lindsey Aspland, about 1849.
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"Town end opposite Mr Wordsworth's cottage"
item:-  Armitt Library : 1958.487.32
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evidence:-   old map:- Green 1902
placename:-  Town End
source data:-   Map, hand coloured? lithograph, Bathymetrical Survey of Grasmere Lake, scale about 25 ins to 1 mile, by T A Green, Grasmere, Westmorland, 1902.
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item:-  Armitt Library : 1959.195
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