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placename:- Brownhow Hill
parish Hutton parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY40822657
10Km square:- NY42
Altitude 1001 feet

1Km square NY4026

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 57 16)

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:- Brownhow Hill
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old text:- Clarke 1787

Guide book, A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire, by James Clarke, Penrith, Cumberland, and in London etc, 1787 and 1789; and Plans of the Lakes ... 1793.
Page 51:-
... Brown How, or Bounder Hill, where evidently have been the butts for the archers, ...
person:- archer
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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