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placename:- White Lyne
parish Stapleton parish, once in Cumberland
parish Bewcastle parish, once in Cumberland
parish Askerton parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
river
coordinates:- NY4973
10Km square:- NY47

1Km square NY4973

photograph

White Lyne -- Stapleton and Bewcastle etc -- Cumbria / -- At a bridge, -- NY54617752 (at) -- 4.6.2010
photograph

White Lyne -- Stapleton and Bewcastle etc -- Cumbria / -- At Crook Bridge, -- NY51667252 (at) -- 1.6.2012

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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White Line R.

placename:- White Line River
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.
thumbnail BO18NY57, button to large image
White Leven R.
wiggly line

placename:- White Leven River
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 MD12NY57, button   goto source.
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Black Leven R.

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

old map:- Seller 1694 (Cmd)

Map, Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, by John Seller, 1694; editions to 1787.
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tapering wiggly line; river
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1694
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.
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Black leven fl.
Single wiggly line; White and Black Lyne are the wrong way round, as on Saxton 1576.

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

old map:- Drayton 1612/1622

Map, Cumberlande and Westmorlande, by Michael Drayton in part 2 of Polyolbion, probably engraved by William Hole; published by John Marriott, John Grismand, and Thomas Dewe, London, 1622.
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Whit levin fl
River, naiad.

placename:- Whit Levin flu.
date:- 1622
period:- 17th century, early; 1620s

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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Black leven flud
thumbnail SP11NY57, button to large image
double line, runs into the Lyne

placename:- Black Leven flud
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1579

Saxton has Black and White Lynes the other way round from today.
image Sax9NY57, button   goto source.
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Blak leven flu

placename:- Blak Leven Flu.
county:- Cumberlandia
river
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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tapering wiggly line; river
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1808
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- Burghley 1590 (facsimile)

courtesy of the National Library of Scotland
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white leven flu
river

placename:- White Leven flu.

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large White Lyne -- Stapleton and Bewcastle etc -- Cumbria / -- At White Lyne Bank Bridge. -- 15.9.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large White Lyne -- Stapleton and Bewcastle etc -- Cumbria / -- From Whitelyne Bridge. -- NY49677303 (at) -- entering on the left is Kirk Beck from Bewcastle. -- 15.9.2006

button   bridge, Bewcastle
button   Crook Bridge, Stapleton
button   ford, Bewcastle (2)
button   Lyne Bank Bridge, Bewcastle

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