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placename:- Skelly Neb
site name:- Ullswater
parish Matterdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
headland
coordinates:- NY43812086
10Km square:- NY42

1Km square NY4320

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 7 13)

OS County Series (Cmd 66 9)

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.
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:- Skelly Neb
headland
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old map:- Clarke 1787 map (Ullswater)

Map series, lakes and roads to the Lakes, by James Clarke, engraved by S J Neele, 352 Strand, London, included in A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, published by James Clarke, Penrith, and in London etc, from 1787 to 1793.
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Skelly Neb
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placename:- Skelly Neb
headland
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old map:- Crosthwaite 1783-94 (Ull)

Series of maps, An Accurate Map of the Matchless Lake of Derwent, of the Grand Lake of Windermere, of the Beautiful Lake of Ullswater, of Broadwater or Bassenthwaite Lake, of Coniston Lake, of Buttermere, Crummock and Loweswater Lakes, and Pocklington's Island, by Peter Crosthwaite, Kendal, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1783 to 1794.
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headland
date:- 1783=1794
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s; 1790s

hearsay Skelly, or Schelly, Coregonus lavaretus, is a whitefish in the Salmonidae family, a kind of freshwater herring. These were netted from Skelly Neb.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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