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placename:- Ill Bell
parish Kentmere parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
parish Lakes parish, once in Westmorland
hill
coordinates:- NY43650774
10Km square:- NY40

1Km square NY4307

photograph

Ill Bell -- Kentmere and Lakes -- Cumbria / -- 9.9.2009
photograph

Ill Bell -- Kentmere and Lakes -- Cumbria / -- Cairns on the summit. -- 9.9.2009

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 20 13)

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:- Ill Bell
locality
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old photograph:- Bell 1880s-1940s

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Photograph, sepia, Froswick and Ill Bell from High Street, Kentmere, Westmorland, by Herbert Bell, photographer, Ambleside, Westmorland, 1890s.
internegative at lower right:-
H. Bell
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late

source:- Martineau 1855

Guide book, A Complete Guide to the English Lakes, by Harriet Martineau, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, and by Whittaker and Co, London, 1855; published 1855-71.
Page 179:-
A TABLE OF THE HEIGHTS OF MOUNTAINS IN THE COUNTIES OF CUMBERLAND, WESTMORLAND, AND LANCASHIRE.
No. : Names of Mountains. : Counties. : Height in Feet above the Sea Level.
16 : Hill Bell : Westmorland : 2500

placename:- Hill Bell
date:- 1855
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

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.
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Hill Bell
hill hachuring

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

old map:- Ford 1839 map

Map of the Lake District, published in A Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, 1839.
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Hill Bell
Hill hachuring.

placename:- Hill Bell
county:- Westmoreland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

descriptive text:- Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843)

Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, et al, 1839; published 1839-52.
Page 178:-
ELEVATION OF THE MOUNTAINS,
ACCORDING TO DIFFERENT AUTHORITIES.

placename:- Hill Bell
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old print:- Otley 1823 (8th edn 1849)

Guidebook, Concise Description of the English Lakes, later A Description of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, published by the author, Keswick, Cumberland, by J Richardson, London, and by Arthur Foster, Kirky Lonsdale, Cumbria, 1823 onwards.
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Engraving, outline view of mountains, Windermere looking towards the North East from Bowness, drawn by T Binns, engraved by O Jewitt, opposite p.2 of A Descriptive Guide of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, 8th edition, 1849.
With a list of mountains.

placename:- Ill Bell
date:- 1849
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

old print:- Otley 1823 (5th edn 1834)

Guidebook, Concise Description of the English Lakes, later A Description of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, published by the author, Keswick, Cumberland, by J Richardson, London, and by Arthur Foster, Kirky Lonsdale, Cumbria, 1823 onwards.
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Page 99:-
image OT2E11, button   goto source.
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date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

source:- Otley 1818

New Map of the District of the Lakes, in Westmorland, Cumberland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, published by J Otley, Keswick, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1818; pblished 1818 to 1850s.
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placename:- Ill Bell
hill

old map:- Cooke 1802

Maps, Westmoreland, Cumberland, etc, now Cumbria, by George Alexander Cooke, London, 1802-10; published 1802-24.
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H Bell
hillock; mountain

placename:- Hill Bell
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- West 1784 map

A Map of the Lakes in Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, now Cumbria, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, engraved by Paas, 53 Holborn, London, included in the Guide to the Lakes by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Westmorland, and in London, from the 3rd edition 1784, to 1821.
HILL BELL
Shown by a small circle of hachuring.
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placename:- Hill Bell
hill
county:- Westmorland

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.
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Page 190:-
A TABLE OF THE Height of Mountains and Lakes SEEN IN THIS TOUR, ... TAKEN FROM THE LEVEL OF THE SEA. ... by Mr. John Dalton.
Hillbell, N.W. of Kendal ... 812 [yards]

placename:- Hillbell
Altitude 2436 feet
date:- 1778
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

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.
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HILL BELL
hill hachuring; hill or mountain

placename:- Hill Bell
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

old print:- Black 1856 (23rd edn 1900)

Guide book, Black's Guide to the English Lakes, published by Adam and Charles Black, North Bridge, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, or Soho Square, London, 1856 to 1900s onwards.
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Print, lithograph, Outline Views, Windermere - Mountains as seen from the North End of Belle Isle, Windermere, and Mountains as seen from Biscay How, Bowness, by J Flintoft, Keswick, Cumberland, engraved by R Mason, Edinburgh, Lothian, about 1900.
... 13 Ill Bell ... 29 Ill Bell ...

placename:- Ill Bell
date:- 1900
period:- 1900s

old print:- Black 1841 (3rd edn 1846)

Guide book, Black's Picturesque Guide to the English Lakes, published by Adam and Charles Blck, North Bridge, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, 1841 to 1888.
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Print, engraving, outline view, Mountains as seen from the North End of Belle Isle, Windermere, and Mountains as seen from Bisket How, Bowness, by J Flintoft, Keswick, Cumberland, engraved by R Mason, Edinburgh, about 1844.
... 13 Ill Bell ... 29 Ill Bell ...

placename:- Ill Bell
date:- 1844
period:- 19th century, early

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Ill Bell -- Kentmere and Lakes -- Cumbria / -- One of the 3 cairns on the summit. -- 9.9.2009
tiny photograph, 
button to large Ill Bell -- Kentmere and Lakes -- Cumbria / -- One of the 3 cairns on the summit. -- 9.9.2009
tiny photograph, 
button to large Ill Bell -- Kentmere and Lakes -- Cumbria / -- One of the 3 cairns on the summit. -- 9.9.2009
tiny photograph, 
button to large Ill Bell -- Kentmere and Lakes -- Cumbria / -- Froswick, Ill Bell, Kentmere Reservoir, ... -- 16.4.2009
tiny photograph, 
button to large Ill Bell -- Kentmere and Lakes -- Cumbria / -- Rainsborrow Crag, Ill Bell, Froswick, and High Street, above Kentmere Valley (and a little vertical exageration). -- 4.6.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Ill Bell -- Kentmere and Lakes -- Cumbria / -- Rainsborrow Crag, Ill Bell, and Froswick. -- 4.6.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Ill Bell -- Kentmere and Lakes -- Cumbria / -- Yoke and Ill Bell, above Kentmere Reservoir. -- 18.4.2007

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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