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Armitt Library : ALMC1958.3165.49
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Photograph, Newbiggin Hall, Inscription over door, Newbiggin, Westmorland, by Herbert Bell, photographer, Ambleside, Westmorland, 1897.
The inscription reads, as well as I ca, '[Cristofer crakanthorpe tylls y[ ] me calle / Wiche in my tym dyde bylde this halle / The yer of our lorde who lyst to se / A M fyve hundreth thyrty and thre]'
The coat of arms on the left is of the Crackanthorpe Family.
Vol.1 no.49 in an album, Examples of Early Domestic and Military Architecture in Westmorland, assembled 1910.
source type:- Bell 1880s-1940s
inscription:- ms bottom
49. Newbiggin Hall, Inscription over door. Newbiggin. E.
wxh, image:- 194x119mm