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placename:- Plumbland
parish Plumbland parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY150391
10Km square:- NY13

1Km square NY1539

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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Plumbland
blocks, settlement

placename:- Plumbland
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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Plumbland

placename:- Plumbland
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

descriptive text:- 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 163:-
... Coal is raised at Greysouthen, Gilcrux, and Plumbland; and there are extensive fields of coal beneath the town of Whitehaven, at Workington, ...
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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PLUMBLAND

placename:- Plumbland

old map:- Cooke 1802

Maps, Westmoreland, Cumberland, etc, now Cumbria, by George Alexander Cooke, London, 1802-10; published 1802-24.
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Plumbland
blocks, italic lowercase text, village, hamlet, locality

placename:- Plumbland
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760

New Map of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmoreland, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin, published by T Bowles, John Bowles and Son, Robert Sayer, and John Tinney, 1760; published 1760-87.
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Plumland
circle, tower

placename:- Plumland
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
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Plumland
Circle, building and tower.

placename:- Plumland
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Jansson 1646

Map, Cumbria et Westmoria, or Cumberland and Westmorland, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Jansson, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1646; published 1646-1724.
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Plumland
Buildings and tower.

placename:- Plumland
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Cmd)

Maps, The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Cheif Towne, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland and the Ancient Citie Carlile, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by John Speed, London, 1611; published 1611-1770.
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Plumland
circle, tower

placename:- Plumland
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1579

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Church, symbol for a parish or village, with a parish church.
plumland

placename:- Plumland
county:- Cumberlandia
village
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

old map:- Cooper 1808

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, scale about 9 miles to 1 inch, by H Cooper, 1808, published by G and W B Whittaker, 13 Ave Maria Lane, London, 1824.
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Plumbland
circle; village or hamlet

placename:- Plumbland
locality:- Allerdale below Derwent Ward
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1808
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

story By two cottages a mile from Plumbland is an old mulberry tree in which a royalist, Thomas Dykes, hid after the Battle of Marston Moor, 1644. He was fed by his wife and daughter who brought food from Ward Hall. His hiding in the tree was successful, but he was later captured, and died in Cockermouth Castle where he was kept prisoner.
(Ward Hall was at about NY129384.)

button   Croft Farm, Plumbland
button   Last Man Inn, Plumbland
button   Plumbland Evangelical Church, Plumbland
button   Plumbland Grammar School, Plumbland
button   Plumbland House, Plumbland
button   St Cuthbert, Plumbland

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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