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placename:- Sun Inn
locality:- Cockermouth
parish Cockermouth parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
inn
coordinates:- NY12383071
10Km square:- NY13
References Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843)

1Km square NY1230

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 84:-
[Cockermouth] ... The Globe is the chief inn, and is most respectably conducted. The Sun and the Apple Tree inns may be mentioned.

placename:- Sun Inn
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

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.
thumbnail C38317, button to large image
page 317-318
INNS. ... Cockermouth, Globe, Sun. ...
thumbnail C38557, button to large image
page 557-558
INNS. ... Cockermouth, Globe, Sun. ...

placename:- Sun
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
SUN INN / 1 / MARKET PLACE / COCKERMOUTH / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II / 71733 / NY1238230715
courtesy of English Heritage
Important corner position at Junction with Kirkgate and St Helen's Street. Early C19. Painted stucco, 3 storeys. 6 panelled door in 2 halves, in moulded stone case, 3 sash windows on ground floor and 4 on each upper floor, with vertical glazing bars, cases partly exposed, and with moulded stone dressings. All the listed buildings in Market Place form a group with Kirkgate Corner, St Helen's Street.

placename:- Sun Inn
district:- Allerdale
listed building
coordinates:- NY12383071
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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