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placename:- Base Brown
parish Borrowdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
hill
Altitude 2119 feet
coordinates:- NY22511146
10Km square:- NY21

1Km square NY2211

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Base Brown -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- 17.5.2010
photograph

Base Brown -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- From the black lead mines. -- 26.2.2007

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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Bays Brown

placename:- Bays Brown
county:- Westmoreland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old print:- Jenkinson 1875

Guide book, A Practical Guide to the English Lake District, by Henry Irwin Jenkinson, published by Edward Stanford, 55 Charing Cross, London, 4th edition 1875.
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Print, lithograph, outline view, Panoramic Sketches from Scawfell Pike, Cumberland, by Edwin A Pettitt, London, published by Edward Stanford, 55 Charing Cross, London, 1875.
... Base Brown ...

placename:- Base Brown
date:- 1875
period:- 19th century, late

photographs
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button to large Base Brown -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- From the road to Seathwaite. -- 24.4.2006
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button to large Base Brown -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- 12.5.2009

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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