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placename:- Abbey Hotel
locality:- Staveley
parish Over Staveley parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- SD47029835
10Km square:- SD49
Now a retirement home.
References OS County Series

1Km square SD4798


Abbey Hotel -- Staveley -- Over Staveley -- Cumbria / -- 29.1.2010

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 33 6)

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:- Abbey Hotel
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old map:- Ford 1839 map -- perhaps relevant

Map of the Lake District, published in A Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, 1839.
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placename:- Abbey
county:- Westmoreland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

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

old advertisement:- Atkinson 1847 (5th edn 1850)

Guide book, Handbook to the English Lakes, published by Thomas Atkinson, Kendal, Westmorland, 1847; published 1847-53.
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Advertisement for J M Higginson at the Abbey Hotel, Staveley, Westmorland, 1850.
At the end of a Handbook to the English Lakes, 5th edn.
thumbnail AK2A11, button to large image

placename:- Abbey Hotel
person:- innkeeper : Higginson, J M
date:- 1850
period:- 19th century, late

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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