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placename:- Bannisdale
parish Fawcett Forest parish, once in Westmorland
parish Whitwell and Selside parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
valley
coordinates:- NY5103
10Km square:- NY50
10Km square:- NY51

1Km square NY5103

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Bannisdale -- Fawcett Forest and Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- 29.11.2012
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Bannisdale -- Fawcett Forest and Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- 19.3.2007

old map:- Bowen 1720 (plate 94)

Horse is perhaps the surveyor's mishearing of hause.
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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At mile 263.

placename:- Bannisdale Horse
date:- 1720
period:- 18th century, early; 1720s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Wmd)

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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Ba[w]sdale Horse
No symbol, perhaps a valley or pass.

placename:- Bawsdale Horse
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

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 263, Westmorland.
Road ascend a hill to:-
Banesdale horse

placename:- Banesdale Horse
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

hearsay This is the Marrisdale of Mrs Humphrey Ward's story 'Robert Elsemere'.
Ward, Humphrey, Mrs:: Robert Elsmere

button   Bannisdale Head, Fawcett Forest
button   Bannisdale High Bridge, Whitwell and Selside
button   Black Crags, Bannisdale
button   Blackcrag Plantation, Bannisdale
button   Dub Ings Wood, Bannisdale
button   Dub Ings, Bannisdale
button   quarry, Bannisdale
button   sheepfold, Bannisdale

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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