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placename:- Dacre Beck
parish Dacre parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
river
coordinates:- NY4626
10Km square:- NY42

1Km square NY4626

photograph

Dacre Beck -- Dacre -- Cumbria / -- At Calley Bridge. -- NY43852649 (at) -- 14.3.2009
photograph

Dacre Beck -- Dacre -- Cumbria / -- At Calley Bridge. -- NY43852649 (at) -- 6.2.2008

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 R.
wiggly line, river

placename:- Dacre, River
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

descriptive text:- Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843)

Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, et al, 1839; published 1839-52.
Page 142:-
...
... Dalemain Hall ... seated on the Dacre, which, rising in the moorish country of Penruddock, flows down a soft sequestered valley, past the gloomy and monastic Hall of Hutton John and the castle of Dacre, joining the Eamont in the park. ...

placename:- Dacre, The
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

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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river

old text:- Camden 1789

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 173:-
...
... on the little river Dacor, stands Dacre castle, well known to us for giving name to the family of the barons Dacre, ...

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

old map:- West 1784 map

A Map of the Lakes in Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, now Cumbria, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, engraved by Paas, 53 Holborn, London, included in the Guide to the Lakes by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Westmorland, and in London, from the 3rd edition 1784, to 1821.
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river
county:- Cumberland

descriptive text:- West 1778 (11th edn 1821)

Guide book, A Guide to the Lakes, by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Cumbria once Westmorland, and in London, 1778 to 1821.
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Addendum; Mr Gray's Journal, 1769
Page 201:-
Oct. 1. ... a clear and brisk rivulet runs by the house [Dalemain] to join the Eamont, whose course is in sight, and at a small distance. ...
date:- 1769
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

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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wiggly line, into the Eamont
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
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Running by Dacre and into the Eamont.
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Jansson 1646

Map, Cumbria et Westmoria, or Cumberland and Westmorland, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Jansson, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1646; published 1646-1724.
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Single wiggly line.
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Cmd)

Maps, The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Cheif Towne, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland and the Ancient Citie Carlile, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by John Speed, London, 1611; published 1611-1770.
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wiggly line runs into the Eamont
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Wmd)

Maps, The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Cheif Towne, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland and the Ancient Citie Carlile, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by John Speed, London, 1611; published 1611-1770.
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double line tapering to wiggly line, running into the Eamont
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1579

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county:- Westmorelandia
river
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Dacre Beck -- Dacre -- Cumbria / -- At Hutton Bridge. -- NY43382669 (at) -- 4.9.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large Dacre Beck -- Dacre -- Cumbria / -- Apparatus across the Dacre Beck just above Low Bridge. -- NY460262 (at) -- 30.9.2005

button   boundary stone, Hutton/Matterdale
button   bridge, Dacre
button   Calley Bridge, Hutton
button   Dacre Bridge, Dacre
button   High Bridge, Dacre
button   Hutton Bridge, Hutton
button   Low Bridge, Dacre

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