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placename:- Miller Bridge
site name:- Kent, River
locality:- Kendal
parish Kendal parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
bridge
coordinates:- SD51699265
10Km square:- SD59

1Km square SD5192

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Miller Bridge -- Kent, River -- Kendal -- Kendal -- Cumbria / -- 11.4.2013
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Miller Bridge -- Kent, River -- Kendal -- Kendal -- Cumbria / -- 11.4.2013

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 38 8)

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:- Miller Bridge
bridge
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

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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Implied by a road across the Kent.
bridge

old map:- Jefferys 1770

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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Mill Bridge
bridge

placename:- Mill Bridge
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd) -- probably relevant

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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double line, road, across a stream; bridge
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

descriptive text:- Simpson 1746

The three volumes of maps and descriptive text published as 'The Agreeable Historian, or the Compleat English Traveller ...', by Samuel Simpson, 1746.
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Page 1023:-
...
Kendal, called also Kirkby Candale, i.e. a Church in the Valley upon the River Can, over which it has two Bridges of Stone, and one of Wood, ...
date:- 1746
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 38)

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 256, Westmoreland.
Street in Kendal crossing the River Kent.
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

old map:- Jefferys 1770

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.
thumbnail J55192T, button to large image
Mill Bridge
bridge

placename:- Mill Bridge
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd) -- probably relevant

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.
thumbnail J5SD59SW, button to large image
double line, road, across a stream; bridge
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Miller Bridge -- Kent, River -- Kendal -- Kendal -- Cumbria / -- 11.4.2013

photographs

hearsay This was originally a wooden bridge, regularly washed away by floods. It was built of stone in 1743. The present bridge was designed by Francis Webster.

mapping:- -- SD51669268 -- SD5192
-- SD51629275 -- SD5192

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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