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placename:- Lanercost Bridge
other name:- Abbey Bridge ?
site name:- Irthing, River
locality:- Lanercost
parish Burtholme parish, once in Cumberland
parish Brampton parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
bridge
coordinates:- NY55346332
10Km square:- NY56

1Km square NY5563

photograph

Lanercost Bridge -- Irthing, River -- Lanercost -- Burtholme and Brampton -- Cumbria / -- 21.3.2008
photograph

Lanercost Bridge -- Irthing, River -- Lanercost -- Burtholme and Brampton -- Cumbria / -- 16.2.2011

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 112:-
There is a decent inn at the bridge, where refreshment may be procured. From the bridge, which crosses the river by two bold arches, a public carriage-road leads through the park to [Naworth]
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

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.
image MD12NY56, button   goto source.
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Double line over a stream, over the Irthing.
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Seller 1694 (Cmd)

Map, Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, by John Seller, 1694; editions to 1787.
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two lines cross a stream; bridge
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1694
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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Double line crossing the stream.
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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double line across the Irthing at Lanercost
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1579

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At Lanercost.
county:- Cumberlandia
bridge
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Lanercost Bridge -- Irthing, River -- Lanercost -- Burtholme and Brampton -- Cumbria / -- 21.3.2008

button   motte, Lanercost

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