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Skerton, Lancashire
locality:-   Lancaster
county:-   Lancashire
locality type:-   locality
locality type:-   buildings
coordinates:-   SD47696310 (etc) 
1Km square:-   SD4763
10Km square:-   SD46

evidence:-   old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 38) 
placename:-  Skelton
source data:-   Road strip map, hand coloured engraving, continuation of the Road from London to Carlisle, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by John Ogilby, London, 1675.
In mile 233, Lancashire. 
Turning right to:-  "Skelton"
item:-  JandMN : 21
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evidence:-   old map:- West 1784 map
placename:-  Skerton
source data:-   Map, hand coloured engraving, A Map of the Lakes in Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, engraved by Paas, 53 Holborn, London, about 1784.
Suburb of Lancaster. 
item:-  Armitt Library : A1221.1
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