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placename:- Belle Grange
parish Claife parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- SD387989
10Km square:- SD39

1Km square SD3898


Belle Grange -- Claife -- Cumbria / -- 12.5.2008

old map:- OS County Series (Lan 2 15)

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:- Belle Grange
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old map:- Prior 1874 map 1

Map, Winander Mere, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1874.
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Belle Grange
block/s; building/s

placename:- Belle Grange
date:- 1874
period:- 19th century, late; 1870s

old map:- Garnett 1850s-60s H

Map of the English Lakes, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s.
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Belle Grange
block, building

placename:- Belle Grange
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

old map:- Clarke 1787 map (Windermere N) -- probably relevant

Map series, lakes and roads to the Lakes, by James Clarke, engraved by S J Neele, 352 Strand, London, included in A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, published by James Clarke, Penrith, and in London etc, from 1787 to 1793.
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placename:- Sandbeds
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old map:- Crosthwaite 1783-94 (Win/Ble)

Series of maps, An Accurate Map of the Matchless Lake of Derwent, of the Grand Lake of Windermere, of the Beautiful Lake of Ullswater, of Broadwater or Bassenthwaite Lake, of Coniston Lake, of Buttermere, Crummock and Loweswater Lakes, and Pocklington's Island, by Peter Crosthwaite, Kendal, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1783 to 1794.
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Bella Grange, Jno. C. Curwen's Esqr.
block, building/s

placename:- Bella Grange
person:- : Curwen, John Christian
date:- 1783=1794
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s; 1790s

hearsay Sir Henry de Hane Segrave died here on Friday 13 June 1930. He had earlier crashed his speedboat, Miss England II, after breaking the world water speed record with a speed 98.76 mph.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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