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placename:- Queen's Head
locality:- Keswick
parish:- Keswick parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY2623
10Km square:- NY22
References Otley 1823 (5th edn 1834)

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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Keswick ... The principal inns are the Royal Oak and Queen's Head; ...
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... Post chaises, ponies, and jaunting cars may be had at the inns, with experienced guides for excursions by land; and neat pleasure-boats with intelligent boatmen for the water.
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

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