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placename:- Shaking Bridge
site name:- Waver, River
locality:- Bolton Low Houses
parish Boltons parish, once in Cumberland
parish Wigton parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
bridge
coordinates:- NY23924450
10Km square:- NY24

1Km square NY2344

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Shaking Bridge -- Waver, River -- Bolton Low Houses -- Boltons and Wigton -- Cumbria / -- 11.4.2007
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Shaking Bridge -- Waver, River -- Bolton Low Houses -- Boltons and Wigton -- Cumbria / -- Bench mark, pivot? on the top of the parapet. -- 11.4.2007

old map:- Bowen 1720 (plate 261)

Road book, Britannia Depicta Or Ogilby Improv'd, including road strip maps with sections in Westmorland, scale about 2 miles to 1 inch, derived from maps by Ogilby, 1675, and a county map of Westmorland, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, with text by John Owen, published by Emanuel Bowen, London, 1720; published 1720-64.
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Stone Bridge over Eln Flu
About mile 27 from Egremont.
date:- 1720
period:- 18th century, early; 1720s

old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 96)

Road book, Britannia, strip road maps, with sections in Westmorland and Cumberland etc, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by John Ogilby, London, 1675; and a general map of England and Wales.
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In mile 26, Cumberland.
Road crosses the river by:-
a Stone bridg over Elne fluv
no bridge is drawn.
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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