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placename:- Ponsonby Old Hall
other name:- Ponsonby Hall ?
parish Ponsonby parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY056050
10Km square:- NY00

1Km square NY0505

old map:- Garnett 1850s-60s H

Map of the English Lakes, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s.
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Ponsonby Hall
block, building

placename:- Ponsonby Hall
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

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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Ponsonby Hall
Building and park.

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

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 74:-
...
A short distance west from the inns [Calder Bridge], is Ponsonby
Page 75:-
Hall, standing in a noble park on the opposite side of the road, built about 1786, and remarkable for the elegance and convenience of its apartments. The gardens and walks on the woody banks of the Calder are beautiful; and the view by sea and land is extensive. Among many curious pieces of antiquity brought from Dalegarth Hall, in Eskdale, is a carved bedstead made about 1345, having the arms of the Austhwaite family quartered with the Stanleys.

placename:- Ponsonby Hall
person:- : Austhwaite Family
person:- : Stanley Family
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 132:-
... Calder Bridge, ... Ponsonby Hall, the residence of E. Stanley, Esq. is at a short distance from the bridge.

placename:- Ponsonby Hall
person:- : Stanley, E
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

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 319-320
Between Ravenglass and Egremont, near Calder Bridge, are Ponsonby, George Stanley, Esq. ...

placename:- Ponsonby
person:- : Stanley, George
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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