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Little Tarn, Orthwaite
Little Tarn
locality:-   Orthwaite
civil parish:-   Ireby (formerly Cumberland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   tarn
coordinates:-   NY24883380 (etc) 
1Km square:-   NY2433
10Km square:-   NY23
altitude:-   650 feet
altitude:-   198m

BOJ51.jpg (taken 29.11.2007)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 47 9) 
placename:-  Tarn Nevin
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:- Donald 1774 (Cmd) 
source data:-   Map, hand coloured engraving, 3x2 sheets, The County of Cumberland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by Thomas Donald, engraved and published by Joseph Hodskinson, 29 Arundel Street, Strand, London, 1774.
lake, at Orthwaite 
item:-  Carlisle Library : Map 2
Image © Carlisle Library

evidence:-   old map:- Otley 1818
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.
On the stream above Over Water. 
item:-  JandMN : 48.1
Image © see bottom of page

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