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placename:- Keswick to Cockermouth
other name:- Cockermouth to Keswick
other name:- A66
parish Keswick parish, once in Cumberland
parish Above Derwent parish, once in Cumberland
parish Wythop parish, once in Cumberland
parish Setmurthy parish, once in Cumberland
parish Embleton parish, once in Cumberland
parish Cockermouth parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
road; route
10Km square:- NY22
10Km square:- NY23
10Km square:- NY13
road code:- Kswc=Cckr
suffix:- KtoC

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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double line, bold light, major road
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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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C to K 12 Ms.
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C to K 13 Ms.
Two routes shown, by Bassenthwaite and over Whinlatter Pass.
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 172:-
...
XV. WHITEHAVEN TO KESWICK. - 27 M.
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 128:-
DRIVE TO SCALE HILL, AND BUTTERMERE.
... the old road towards Cockermouth over the steep mountain Whinlatter, which in the length of two miles rises to the height of 800 feet above the valley.
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

old map:- Cooke 1802

Maps, Westmoreland, Cumberland, etc, now Cumbria, by George Alexander Cooke, London, 1802-10; published 1802-24.
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double line, light dark solid; road AND double line, light dark dotted; unfenced road; two routes
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

road book:- Cary 1798 (2nd edn 1802)

Road book, Cary's New Itinerary, by John Cary, published by G and J Cary, 86 St James's Street, London, 1798-1828.
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page 317-318
LONDON to Cockermouth and Workington
part of
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page 557-558
At Cockermouth, on l. a T.R. to Keswick.
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

road map:- Cary 1790 (Cmd/edn 1789)

Map, Westmoreland, now Cumbria, scale about 11.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Cary, 181 Strand, London, 1790; published 1790-1828.
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double line, with road distances from Cockermouth
date:- 1790
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

old map:- Clarke 1787 map (Der)

Map series, lakes and roads to the Lakes, by James Clarke, engraved by S J Neele, 352 Strand, London, included in A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, published by James Clarke, Penrith, and in London etc, from 1787 to 1793.
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to Cockermouth
road, and a pointing hand
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road
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old map:- Clarke 1787 map (Bassenthwaite Lake)

Map series, lakes and roads to the Lakes, by James Clarke, engraved by S J Neele, 352 Strand, London, included in A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, published by James Clarke, Penrith, and in London etc, from 1787 to 1793.
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To Cockermouth
With a hand pointing the way.
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road
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old map:- Crosthwaite 1783-94 (Der)

Series of maps, An Accurate Map of the Matchless Lake of Derwent, of the Grand Lake of Windermere, of the Beautiful Lake of Ullswater, of Broadwater or Bassenthwaite Lake, of Coniston Lake, of Buttermere, Crummock and Loweswater Lakes, and Pocklington's Island, by Peter Crosthwaite, Kendal, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1783 to 1794.
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to Scale Hill & Cockermouth
road
date:- 1783=1794
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s; 1790s

old map:- Kitchin 1767

Road book with strip road map maps, Kitchin's Post Chaise Companion, by Thomas Kitchin, published by Robert Sayer, 53 Fleet Street, John Bowles, Cornhill, and Carington Bowles, St Paul's Church Yard, London, 1767.
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date:- 1767
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

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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Keswick to Cockering 14 2
double line, dotted, road distance
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double line, dotted
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Bowen 1720 (plate 260 and 261)

Road book, Britannia Depicta Or Ogilby Improv'd, including road strip maps with sections in Westmorland, scale about 2 miles to 1 inch, derived from maps by Ogilby, 1675, and a county map of Westmorland, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, with text by John Owen, published by Emanuel Bowen, London, 1720; published 1720-64.
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The Road from Kendal to Cockermouth - from Kendal on past Keswick, Cumberland. Places labelled are:-
... Keswick, a Wood Br. over Thurlemire Flu / 30, a turning to Cockermout ye worst way, a Smiths shop, Crosthwate on left / 31 / Milbeck Hall on right / 32 ... 33 / Little Crosthwate / part of Basinthwate / 34 ... 35 / part of Basinthwate / 36, Basinthwate on right / Birthut Wood on right / 37 / Cole: Beck / 38, Armanthwate
Laubercus a Village / 39, Laufield / 40 / Mountains / 41 ... 42 / 43, a Moor / Cockermouth, Cocker Flu, Derwen Flu
date:- 1720
period:- 18th century, early; 1720s

old map:- Bowen 1720 (plate 259)

Road book, Britannia Depicta Or Ogilby Improv'd, including road strip maps with sections in Westmorland, scale about 2 miles to 1 inch, derived from maps by Ogilby, 1675, and a county map of Westmorland, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, with text by John Owen, published by Emanuel Bowen, London, 1720; published 1720-64.
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Plate 259 has the title cartouche for:-
The Roads from KENDAL to COCKERMOUTH, &c. Containing 32 Comp. and 43'7 measd. Miles &c.
and a table of distances, computed and measured miles in miles'furlongs, which includes, from Kendal:-
...
Keswick 22 / 29'5
Cockermout 32 / 43'7
date:- 1720
period:- 18th century, early; 1720s

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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Single line.
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 96)

Road book, Britannia, strip road maps, with sections in Westmorland and Cumberland etc, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by John Ogilby, London, 1675; and a general map of England and Wales.
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In mile 29, Cumberland.
Turning left:-
to Cockermouth ye worst way
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

old map:- Ogilby 1675

Road book, Britannia, strip road maps, with sections in Westmorland and Cumberland etc, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by John Ogilby, London, 1675; and a general map of England and Wales.
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date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, early; 1670s

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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double line; road
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1808
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- Hall 1820 (Cmd)

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 14.5 miles to 1 inch, by Sidney Hall, London, 1820, published by Samuel Leigh, 18 Strand, London, 1820-31.
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single line, solid; minor road; Keswick, Highside, Armathwaite, Cockermouth OR Keswick, Orchard, [Whinlatter Pass], Armside, Cockermouth
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1820
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

old road map:- Rumney 1899

Guide book, The Cyclist's Guide to the English Lake District, by A W Rumney, published by George Philip and Son, 32 Fleet Street, London, and Liverpool, 1899.
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Road map, strip map, gradient diagram, and itinerary for Route XV, Keswick to Ennerdale via Scale Hill, Cumberland, scale about 2 miles to 1 inch, by A W Rumney, published by George Philip and Son, 32 Fleet Street, London, and Liverpool, 1899.
On p.62 of the Cyclist's Guide to the English Lake District, by A W Rumney.
printed at top:-
Route XV.
date:- 1899
period:- 19th century, late

places
mapping:- Keswick
Bassenthwaite
Ouse Bridge, Ouse Bridge
Embleton
Cockermouth

places
mapping:- Keswick
Whinlatter Pass, Lorton
High Lorton, Lorton
Cockermouth

places
mapping:- Keswick
Braithwaite, Above Derwent
Dubwath, Setmurthy
-- nearCockermouth

route segments
mapping:- Kndl=Cckr:m030Kndl=Cckr:m035Kndl=Cckr:m040

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