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place:- gallows, Carlisle
site name:- Gallow Hill
locality:- Harraby
parish Carlisle city, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY411548
10Km square:- NY45
cf Gallow Hill on OS 1890s County Series.
References Ogilby 1675 (plate 86)

1Km square NY4154

old map:- Smith 1752

This is not at Harraby.
Estate plan, Map of the Soccage Lands at Carlisle, scale about 27 ins to 1 mile, by George Smith, 1752.
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other name:- Hangmans Close
date:- 1752
period:- 18th century, late; 1750s

old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 86)

Road book, Britannia, strip road maps, with sections in Westmorland and Cumberland etc, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by John Ogilby, London, 1675; and a general map of England and Wales.
image OG86m065, button   goto source.
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In mile 68, Cumberland.
Gallows drawn by the side of the London Road.
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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