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placename:- Dacre
parish Dacre parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY459265
10Km square:- NY42

1Km square NY4526

photograph

Dacre -- Dacre -- Cumbria / -- From the hill to the SE, near the vicarage. -- 23.12.2005
photograph

Dacre -- Dacre -- Cumbria / -- 23.12.2005

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.
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Dacre
blocks, settlement and a cross, a church

placename:- Dacre
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.
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Dacre

placename:- Dacre
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.
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Page 161:-
A superincumbent bed of limestone, by some called the mountain, by others the upper transition limestone, mantles round these mountains, in a position unconformable to the strata of the slaty and other rocks upon which it reposes. It bassets out near ... Berrier, Dacre, Lowther ...
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.
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DACRE

placename:- Dacre

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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Dacor
circle, tower

placename:- Dacor
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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Daker
circle, building and tower, flag; town?

placename:- Daker
county:- Cumberland
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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Daker

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

descriptive text:- Bede c731

Extracts of Cumbrian interest from Bede about 731; from Sherley-Price translation, 1955.
Courtesy of Penguin Books
... a monastery ... near the river of Dacore, from which it took its name, ...

placename:- Dacore
date:- 700=731
period:- 8th century

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button   Horse and Farrier, Dacre
button   house, Dacre
button   Lodge Farm, Dacre
button   monastery, Dacre
button   Mounsey Bank, Dacre
button   Newbiggin Township (2)
button   Old Chapel, Dacre
button   post box, Dacre
button   ring of bells, Dacre
button   Rose Cottages, Dacre
button   seat, Dacre (2)
button   Soulby Township
button   St Andrew, Dacre
button   Stainton Township (3)
button   stocks, Dacre
button   sundial, Dacre
button   Wayside, Dacre
button   Woodview, Dacre

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