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Measand, Bampton
locality:-   Bampton Common
civil parish:-   Bampton (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   locality
coordinates:-   NY48601547 (etc, about) 
1Km square:-   NY4815
10Km square:-   NY41

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 13 10) 
placename:-  Measand
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:-   hearth tax returns:- Hearth Tax 1670
placename:-  Meason
source data:-   Records, hearth tax returns, exchequer duplicates, Westmorland, 1670.

evidence:-   old text:- Green 1814
placename:-  Mesand
source data:-   Set of prints, soft ground etchings, Sixty Small Prints, with text, A Description of a Series of Sixty Small Prints, by William Green, Ambleside, Westmorland, 1814.
image GN09p34, button  goto source
page 34:-  "... Mesand with its school stands near this promontory [Killands] ..."

evidence:-   old map:- Otley 1818
placename:-  Measand
source data:-   Map, uncoloured engraving, The District of the Lakes, Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, 1818, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Scotland, published by Jonathan Otley, Keswick, Cumberland, et al, 1833.
item:-  JandMN : 48.1
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evidence:-   old map:- Garnett 1850s-60s H
placename:-  Measand
source data:-   Map of the English Lakes, in Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s.
block, building 
item:-  JandMN : 82.1
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evidence:-   old print:- Payn 1867
placename:-  Measand
item:-  clapper bridge
source data:-   Print, uncoloured engraving, Hawes Water, from Measand, Bampton, Westmorland, by T L Aspland, engraved by J Cooper, published by J Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1867.
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On p.89 of The Lakes in Sunshine, text by James Payn. 
printed at lower right:-  "J. COOPER Sc"
printed at bottom:-  "HAWES WATER, FROM MEASAND"
item:-  Fell and Rock Climbing Club : 184.47
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