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placename:- Shoulthwaite Moss
parish St John's Castlerigg and Wythburn parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY306201
10Km square:- NY32

1Km square NY3020

descriptive text:- Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843)

Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, et al, 1839; published 1839-52.
Page 50:-
... the road leads through Shoolthwaite Moss, a peat-bog lying between Naddle Fell and the Iron and Gait Crags.

placename:- Shoolthwaite Moss
peat moss
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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