button to main menu   Old Cumbria Gazetteer
placename:- Angle Tarn
parish Martindale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY417143
10Km square:- NY41

1Km square NY4114


Angle Tarn -- Martindale -- Cumbria / -- 18.4.2007

Angle Tarn -- Martindale -- Cumbria / -- 18.4.2007

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.
thumbnail GAR2NY41, button to large image
Angle Tarn
outline with shore form lines, lake or tarn

placename:- Angle Tarn
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.
thumbnail FD02NY41, button to large image
county:- Westmoreland
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.
image OT01P034, button   goto source.
Page 34:-
... Angle Tarn, lying north of the last [Hayeswater], upon the mountain separating Patterdale from Martindale, is one of the smaller class; but of a curious shape, having two rocky islets and a small broken peninsula. Its stream in a quick descent, reaches the vale about half a mile further down. ...
image OT01P035, button   goto source.
Page 35:-
... All these tarns afford good diversion for the angler; ... those [trout] of Angle tarn are by some considered of superior flavour; ...
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

source:- Otley 1818

New Map of the District of the Lakes, in Westmorland, Cumberland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, published by J Otley, Keswick, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1818; pblished 1818 to 1850s.
image OT02NY41, button   goto source.
thumbnail OT02NY41, button to large image

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd)

Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by J Ainslie and perhaps T Donald, engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
thumbnail J5NY41SW, button to large image
Angle Tarn
outline with form lines; lake or tarn

placename:- Angle Tarn
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

old print:- MacBride 1922

Wild Lakeland, by MacKenzie MacBride illustrated by Alfred Heaton Cooper, published by Adam and Charles Black, London, 1922-28.
thumbnail MB0122, button to large image
Print, colour, Wild Mountain Ponies, Angle Tarn, Patterdale, by Alfred Heaton Cooper, published by Adam and Charles Black, 4-6 Soho Square, London, 2nd edn 1928.
Tipped in opposite p.145 in Wild Lakeland by MacKenzie MacBride.
printed at bottom:-
signed at lower left:-

placename:- Angle Tarn
date:- 1922
period:- 1920s

tiny photograph, 
button to large Angle Tarn -- Martindale -- Cumbria / -- 20.10.2010

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

button to lakes menu  Lakes Guides menu.