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placename:- White Hart Tree
site name:- Whinfell Forest
parish Brougham parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
tree
coordinates:- NY5528
10Km square:- NY52

1Km square NY5528

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.
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Page 170:-
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... In Whinfield-park are ... the White-hart tree, and the Three-brothers' tree; ...
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... the trees are the remains of large aged oaks, that have long out-lived their own strength. One of them is upwards of nine yards in circumference.

placename:- White Hart Tree
date:- 1778
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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