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placename:- Brougham
parish Brougham parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY5327
10Km square:- NY52

1Km square NY5327

source:- Martineau 1855

Guide book, A Complete Guide to the English Lakes, by Harriet Martineau, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, and by Whittaker and Co, London, 1855; published 1855-71.
Page 171:-
...
The parish of Brougham, Burg-ham (meaning Castle-town) was the Brovacum of the Romans, ... The Village of Brougham passed into the hands of the Veteriponts in the reign of John or Henry III. ...
person:- : Veteripont Family
date:- 1855
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

old text:- Camden 1789 -- perhaps relevant

Britannia, or A Chorographical Description of the Flourishing Kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland, by William Camden, 1586, translated from the 1607 Latin edition by Richard Gough, published London, 1789.
Page 149:-
... at the confluence of the Loder and Eymot in the year 1602 was found a stone with this inscription in honour of Constantine the Great:
person:- : Constantine the Great
date:- 1789
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old text:- Camden 1789 (Gough Additions)

Britannia, or A Chorographical Description of the Flourishing Kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland, by William Camden, 1586, translated from the 1607 Latin edition by Richard Gough, published London, 1789.
Page 160:-
...
"... a village called Burgham, and there is a great pilgrimage to our lady. ..."

placename:- Burgham
date:- 1789
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760

New Map of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmoreland, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin, published by T Bowles, John Bowles and Son, Robert Sayer, and John Tinney, 1760; published 1760-87.
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Brougham als Broom
circle, building and tower

placename:- Brougham
other name:- Broom
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Sanson 1679

Map, Ancien Royaume de Northumberland aujourdhuy Provinces de Nort, ie the Ancient Kingdom of Northumberland or the Northern Provinces, scale about miles to 1 inch, by Nicholas Sanson, Paris, France, 1679.
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Broughton
circle, building and tower, flag; town?

placename:- Broughton
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1679
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

source:- Lloyd 1573

Map, Angliae Regni, Kingdom of England, with Wales, scale about 24 miles to 1 inch, authored by Humphrey Lloyd, Denbigh, Clwyd, drawn and engraved by Abraham Ortelius, Netherlands, 1573.
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Burgh~m

placename:- Burgham
date:- 1573
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

old map:- Gough 1350s-60s

Reproduction of the Gough Map of Great Britain, reduced size, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, 1875; and a full size line reproduction, with added transcriptions of placenames, 1935.
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placename:- Burgham
county:- Cumbria

old map:- Cooper 1808

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, scale about 9 miles to 1 inch, by H Cooper, 1808, published by G and W B Whittaker, 13 Ave Maria Lane, London, 1824.
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Brougham
circle; village or hamlet

placename:- Brougham
locality:- East Ward
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1808
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- Hall 1820 (Wmd)

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 14.5 miles to 1 inch, by Sidney Hall, London, 1820, published by Samuel Leigh, 18 Strand, London, 1820-31.
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Brougham
circle, italic lowercase text; settlement

placename:- Brougham
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1820
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

hearsay We have heard the name pronounced Bruffam, Broom and Brewam (excuse my lack of phonetic alphabet). All these by local people.

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button   Brougham Castle, Brougham
button   Brougham Hall, Brougham
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button   St Wilfred, Brougham

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