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placename:- Forces, The
other name:- Thwaites Force
site name:- Measand Beck
locality:- Measand
parish Bampton parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
waterfall
coordinates:- NY48491556
10Km square:- NY41

1Km square NY4815

photograph

Forces, The -- Measand Beck -- Measand -- Bampton -- Cumbria / -- 29.9.2005
photograph

Forces, The -- Measand Beck -- Measand -- Bampton -- Cumbria / -- 25.1.2006

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 13 15)

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:- Thwaites Force
waterfall
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

source:- OS County Series (Wmd 13)

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.
Thwaite Force
date:- 1860=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

descriptive text:- Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843) -- probably relevant

Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, et al, 1839; published 1839-52.
Page 138:-
... A richly-wooded promontory, that stretches from the west side of the lake, appears to cut it into two: a little beyond is Fordingdale Beck, presenting some beautiful cascades, ...
site name:- Fordingdale Beck
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

descriptive text:- West 1778 (11th edn 1821)

Guide book, A Guide to the Lakes, by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Cumbria once Westmorland, and in London, 1778 to 1821.
image WS21P164, button   goto source.
Page 164:-
...
... Thwaite-force or fall, is a fine cataract on the [right of Haweswater]

other name:- Thwaite Fall
date:- 1778
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

old print:- Pyne 1853 -- probably relevant

Set of prints, The English Lake District, or Lake Scenery of England, scenes painted by James Barker Pyne, lithographed by W Gauci, published by Thomas Agnew and Sons, Manchester, 1853; published 1853-70.
thumbnail PY10, button to large image
Hawes Water and Wallergill Force
Drawn by James Barker Pyne, 1848-1853, lithographed by T Picken, 1859.

placename:- Wallergill Force
date:- 1848=1853
period:- 19th century, early; 19th century, late; 1840s; 1850s

old print:- Rose 1832-35

Engravings - Westmorland, Cumberland, Durham and Northumberland Illustrated; from drawings by Thomas Allom, George Pickering, and H Gastineau, described by Thomas Rose, published by H Fisher, R Fisher, and P Jackson, Newgate Street, London, 1832-35.
thumbnail R170, button to large image

placename:- Thwaite Force
date:- 1833
period:- 19th century, early

photographs
Series taken on a walk up beside the forces.
tiny photograph, 
button to large Forces, The -- Measand Beck -- Measand -- Bampton -- Cumbria / -- 29.9.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large Forces, The -- Measand Beck -- Measand -- Bampton -- Cumbria / -- 29.9.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large Forces, The -- Measand Beck -- Measand -- Bampton -- Cumbria / -- 29.9.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large Forces, The -- Measand Beck -- Measand -- Bampton -- Cumbria / -- 29.9.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large Forces, The -- Measand Beck -- Measand -- Bampton -- Cumbria / -- 29.9.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large Forces, The -- Measand Beck -- Measand -- Bampton -- Cumbria / -- 29.9.2013

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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