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placename:- Above Beck
locality:- Grasmere
parish Lakes parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY34220849
10Km square:- NY30

1Km square NY3408

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.
thumbnail J5NY30NW, button to large image
Aboon Beck
circle, labelled in italic lowercase text; settlement, farm, house, or hamlet?

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

notes Garden design by Thomas H Mawson 1908, for William H Hoyle. The house architect was Stephen Healis.
Waymark, Janet: 2009: Thomas Mawson, Life, Gardens and Landscapes: Lincoln, Francis (London)

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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