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placename:- Helm, The
parish Stainton parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
parish Natland parish, once in Westmorland
hill
Altitude 597 feet
coordinates:- SD53378956
10Km square:- SD58

1Km square SD5389

old map:- Garnett 1850s-60s H

Map of the English Lakes, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s.
thumbnail GAR2SD59, button to large image
Helm
hill hachuring

placename:- Helm
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

descriptive text:- West 1778 (11th edn 1821)

Guide book, A Guide to the Lakes, by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Cumbria once Westmorland, and in London, 1778 to 1821.
image WS21P028, button   goto source.
Page 28:-
... [crossing Lancaster Sands] Castle-steads, a pyramidal hill, that rises above the station at Kendal, is now in sight. ...

other name:- Castle Steads
date:- 1778
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

button   beacon, Stainton
button   Castlesteads, Stainton
button   Helm End hill, Stainton
button   High Wells, Kendal
button   trig point, NY3267109302
button   trig point, SD5306688733
button   Underhelm, Stainton
button   Wishing Tree, Stainton

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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