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placename:- Port Carlisle
other name:- Knox Cross
other name:- Fisher's Cross
parish Bowness parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY24066218
10Km square:- NY26
place code:- PrCr

1Km square NY2462


Port Carlisle -- Bowness -- Cumbria / -- Not much left of the port ... -- 27.7.2103

Port Carlisle -- Bowness -- Cumbria / -- Remains of the jetty. -- 3.4.2011

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 15 5)

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:- Port Carlisle
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

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.
thumbnail GAR2NY26, button to large image
Port Carlisle
blocks, settlement

placename:- Port Carlisle
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.
thumbnail FD02NY26, button to large image
Port Carlisle

placename:- Port Carlisle
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old print:-
thumbnail PR1362, button to large image
Print, The Old Dock, Port Carlisle, Bowness, Cumberland, by J E Rowe, 1900s-10s.
inscribed at bottom right:-
J E Rowe
date:- 1900=1919
period:- 1900s

old directory:- Jollie 1811

Guide book, Jollie's Cumberland Guide and Directory, published by Francis Jollie and Sons, Carlisle, Cumberland, 1811.
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person:- sailor
date:- 1811
period:- 19th century, early; 1810s

tiny photograph, 
button to large Port Carlisle -- Bowness -- Cumbria / -- 5.5.2006

button   canal lock, Port Carlisle
button   canal lock, Port Carlisle (2)
button   chapel, Port Carlisle
button   Eden View, Port Carlisle
button   engine shed, Port Carlisle
button   Fisher's Cross, Port Carlisle
button   Habberley Cottage, Port Carlisle
button   Hesket House, Port Carlisle
button   Hollies, Port Carlisle
button   Hope and Anchor, Port Carlisle
button   Kirkland Scar, Bowness
button   Marine Cottage, Port Carlisle
button   Port Carlisle Bowling Club, Port Carlisle
button   Port Carlisle Station, Port Carlisle
button   Post Office, Port Carlisle
button   Solway House, Port Carlisle

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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