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placename:- Carlisle to Gretna
other name:- Gretna to Carlisle
parish Carlisle city, once in Cumberland
parish Rockcliffe parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
route; road
locality:- Gretna Green
route; road
10Km square:- NY35
10Km square:- NY36
road code:- Crls=Grtn

source:- Burrow 1920s

Road strip maps with parts in Westmorland, Cumberland etc, now Cumbria, irregular scale about 1.5 miles to 1 inch, by E J Burrow and Co, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, 1920s.
[Carlisle] ... A modern but striking architectural work is the handsome bridge by which we cross the Eden to continue our northward journey.
Scotland is now less than ten miles ahead and, like many runaway couples of the past, we hasten now to Gretna Green. The actual border is crossed at Sark Bar toll-house, where the small River Sark is also crossed, a mile before reaching Gretna Green village. ...

date:- 1920=1929
period:- 1920s

old map:- Ford 1839 map

Map of the Lake District, published in A Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, 1839.
thumbnail FD02NY35, button to large image
thumbnail FD02NY36, button to large image
C to G 10 Ms.
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

strip map:- Geographia 1925

thumbnail GE1153, button to large image
Route 370. - DUMFRIES TO CARLISLE.
date:- 1925
period:- 1920s

places
mapping:- Carlisle
Todhills, Rockcliffe
Sark Bridge, Kirkandrews
Gretna, Scotland

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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