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placename:- Cow Bridge
site name:- Goldrill Beck
locality:- Hartsop
parish Patterdale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
bridge
coordinates:- NY40261337
10Km square:- NY41

1Km square NY4013

photograph

Cow Bridge -- Goldrill Beck -- Hartsop -- Patterdale -- Cumbria / -- 5.12.2005
photograph

Cow Bridge -- Goldrill Beck -- Hartsop -- Patterdale -- Cumbria / -- 5.12.2005

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 19 3)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.

placename:- Cow Bridge
bridge
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

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
double line, road, across a stream; bridge
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760 -- probably relevant

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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road across Goldrill Beck
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Wmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
image MD10NY41, button   goto source.
thumbnail MD10NY41, button to large image
Double line over a stream, over the Goldrill Beck; the map is confused here, but the road has to cross this stream.
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
COW BRIDGE / / / PATTERDALE / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 452390 / NY4025813376
courtesy of English Heritage
C17 packhorse bridge, now widened.

placename:- Cow Bridge
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- NY40251337
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

observation Now bypassed by road improvement.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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