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Crooklands, Preston Richard
civil parish:-   Preston Richard (formerly Westmorland)
civil parish:-   Preston Patrick (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   buildings
locality type:-   locality
coordinates:-   SD53428367 (etc) 
1Km square:-   SD5383
10Km square:-   SD58

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 43 9) 
placename:-  Crooklands
source data:-   Maps, 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.

evidence:-   old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd) 
placename:-  Crooklands
source data:-   Map, 4 sheets, The County of Westmoreland, scale 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed 1768, and engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
circle, labelled in italic lowercase text; settlement, farm, house, or hamlet? 
item:-  National Library of Scotland : EME.s.47
Image © National Library of Scotland

evidence:-   old map:- West 1784 map
placename:-  Crooklands
source data:-   Map, hand coloured engraving, A Map of the Lakes in Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, engraved by Paas, 53 Holborn, London, about 1784.
item:-  Armitt Library : A1221.1
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evidence:-   old map:- Baker 1802
placename:-  Crooklands
source data:-   Perspective road maps with sections in Lancashire, Westmorland and Cumberland, by J Baker, London 1802.
item:-  private collection : 3
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evidence:-   old map:- Otley 1818
placename:-  Crooklands
source data:-   Map, uncoloured engraving, The District of the Lakes, Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, 1818, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Scotland, published by Jonathan Otley, Keswick, Cumberland, et al, 1833.
item:-  JandMN : 48.1
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evidence:-   old map:- Post Office 1807
placename:-  Crookland
source data:-   Post road map, engraving with manuscript details, General Post Office Circulation Map for England and Wales, The Circulation of Letters to and from ... 1807, prepared by J Tucker, for the Post Office, London, 19 May 1807.
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map date 1807 

images courtesy of the British Postal Museum and Hampshire CC Museums

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