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placename:- Thackthwaite
parish Matterdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY423254
10Km square:- NY42

1Km square NY4225

old text:- Clarke 1787

Guide book, A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire, by James Clarke, Penrith, Cumberland, and in London etc, 1787 and 1789; and Plans of the Lakes ... 1793.
Page 29:-
Several years after, Ralf de Graystock, lord of the manor of Gowbarrow, exchanged with them [tenants of Aira, Matterdale] for certain lands in the manor of Thackthwaite; these they divided in the same manner as the others, and consequently each had one field called Croft, another called Ings, &c. These in process of time were laid together into common fields, and are the only common land in this manor. These lands likewise differ from the adjacent land, by paying a greater lord's rent, and their freedom from certain customs which the others perform. These are, the tenants of the rest of the barony of Graystock are bound to repair the mill-race and mill; and, in case it be required, to rebuild the mill at their own expence, the mill-stones excepted: the inhabitants of Thackthwaite are exempted from all this, except the repairing of the mill-race, which they are to do upon being required by the miller, and for which they are to receive a pot of ale, and a pennyworth of tobacco. ...

placename:- Thackthwaite
person:- : Graystock, Ralph de
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

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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Thakthwate
circle, tower

placename:- Thakthwate
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.
image MD12NY42, button   goto source.
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Thakthwate
Circle.

placename:- Thakthwate
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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Thakthwate
Buildings and tower.

placename:- Thakthwate
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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Thakthwate
circle, tower

placename:- Thakthwate
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1579

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Building, symbol for a hamlet, which may or may not have a nucleus.
Thakthwate

placename:- Thakthwate
county:- Cumberlandia
hamlet
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

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