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placename:- Toll Bar Cottage
site name:- road, Shap to Penrith
locality:- Kemplay Bank
locality:- Penrith
parish Penrith town, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
toll gate; toll house; building/s
coordinates:- NY52172902
10Km square:- NY52

1Km square NY5229

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Toll Bar Cottage -- road, Shap to Penrith -- Kemplay Bank -- Penrith -- Penrith -- Cumbria / -- 16.10.2009
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Toll Bar Cottage -- road, Shap to Penrith -- Kemplay Bank -- Penrith -- Penrith -- Cumbria / -- 16.10.2009 -- 'TOLLBAR / COTTAGE'

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 59 5)

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.
Kempley Bank T.P.
at a junction; gate across Shap road, and a building; possible gate on road east

placename:- Kemplay Bank TP
toll gate
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
TOLL BAR COTTAGE / / KEMPLEY BANK / PENRITH / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 72874 / NY5217329002
courtesy of English Heritage
Early C19. Single storey cottage, roughcast, new slate roof with end chimneys. Two new windows facing road, and one on gable end, in plain stone architraves. Lower rear wing has one modern window to front and one on gable end.

placename:- Toll Bar Cottage
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- NY52172900
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

hearsay The old toll house here collected tolls:-
For horses, mares, geldings, cattle, sheep and rams led, driven or carried out of the County of Cumberland, or that pass out of the County to be sold. Twopence for every horse, mare, gelding (one penny). For every score of sheep or lambs - twopence.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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