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placename:- Bessie Well
locality:- Shap
parish Shap parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
spring
coordinates:- NY56441477
10Km square:- NY51
References OS County Series (Wmd 14)

1Km square NY5614

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 14 14)

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:- Bessie Well
well
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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