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Hanging Walls of Mark Anthony, Culgaith
Hanging Walls of Mark Anthony
locality:-   Kirkland
civil parish:-   Culgaith (formerly Cumberland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   cultivation terraces
coordinates:-   NY65203217 (etc) 
1Km square:-   NY6532
10Km square:-   NY63

BRF25.jpg (taken 3.8.2009)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 51 14) 
placename:-  Hanging Walls of Mark Anthony
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 text:- Camden 1789
placename:-  Hanging Walls of Marcantoniby
placename:-  Hanging Walls of Mark Anthony
source data:-   Book, Britannia, or A Chorographical Description of the Flourishing Kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland, by William Camden, 1586, translated from the 1607 Latin edition by Richard Gough, published London, 1789.
image CAM2P149, button  goto source
Page 149:-  "... the river Blencarne, ... on which I am told are confused ruins of a castle called the Hanging walls of Marcantoniby, or, as they fancy, Mark Anthony."

BRF26.jpg (taken 3.8.2009)  
BRF27.jpg (taken 3.8.2009)  

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