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placename:- Whinfell Forest
site name:- Whinfell Park
parish Brougham parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
forest; wood
coordinates:- NY5727
10Km square:- NY52

1Km square NY5727

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.
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Whinfell Forest
area

placename:- Whinfell Forest
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd)

Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by J Ainslie and perhaps T Donald, engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
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WHINFELL FOREST
area

placename:- Whinfell Forest
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

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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Wingfield Forest
trees

placename:- Wingfield Forest
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

descriptive text:- Simpson 1746

The three volumes of maps and descriptive text published as 'The Agreeable Historian, or the Compleat English Traveller ...', by Samuel Simpson, 1746.
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Page 1021:-
...
... there are divers Forests in the Barony of Westmoreland, as Whinfield-Forest in the Peninsula between the Rivers Eimot and Eden; ...

placename:- Whinfield Forest
date:- 1746
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

old map:- Simpson 1746 map (Wmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland? in The Agreeable Historian by Samuel Simpson, printed by R Walker, Fleet Lane, London, 1746.
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Wingfield For
Tree symbols, just a couple.

placename:- Wingfield Forrest
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1746
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

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.
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Whinfeld Forest
Trees in the park.

placename:- Whinfeld Forest
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Wmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
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Whinfeild Forrest
Trees.

placename:- Whinfeild Forrest
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

hearth tax returns:- Hearth Tax 1675

Records, hearth tax survey returns, Westmorland, 1674/75.
Whinfield and woodside

placename:- Whinfield and woodside
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

hearth tax returns:- Hearth Tax 1670

in Westmoreland / The Hundred of Bottome of Westmoreland
Records, hearth tax returns, exchequer duplicates, Westmorland, 1670.
Whinfeild Forrest

placename:- Whinfeild Forrest
date:- 1670
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

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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Whinfeld forest
Group of tree symbols within a ring of fence palings.

placename:- Whinfeld Forest
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

poem:- Drayton 1612/1622 text

Poem, Polyolbion, by Michael Drayton, published 1612, part 2 with Cumbria published by John Marriott, John Grismand, and Thomas Dewe, London, 1622.
page 163:-

placename:- Winfield Forest
date:- 1612; 1622
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s; 1620s

old map:- Drayton 1612/1622

Map, Cumberlande and Westmorlande, by Michael Drayton in part 2 of Polyolbion, probably engraved by William Hole; published by John Marriott, John Grismand, and Thomas Dewe, London, 1622.
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Whinfeeld for:
Tree, huntress with a spear.

placename:- Whinfeeld Forest
date:- 1622
period:- 17th century, early; 1620s

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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Whinfeld forest
tree symbols; Westmorland

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

old map:- Speed 1611 (Wmd)

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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Whinfeld Forest
circle of fence palings, trees

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

old map:- Saxton 1579

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Whinfeld forest
Trees in the park.

placename:- Whinfeld Forest
county:- Westmorelandia
wood
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

old print:- Lowther 1780s-90s

Scrapbook, 4 volumes, of descriptive texts, maps, and prints of views and coats of arms, for Westmorland and Cumberland, assembled by a member of the Lowther Family, late 18th early 19th century.
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Print, engraving, North West Prospect of Whinfield Forest, ie Whinfell Forest, Brougham, Cumbria, drawn by O Neale, engraved by Pranker, published by H Turpin, 104 St John Street, Smithfield, London, 1779.
The central object is the Three Brother Tree.
date:- 1779
period:- 18th century, late

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