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placename:- Blackford
parish Westlinton parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY397620
10Km square:- NY36

1Km square NY3962

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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Blackford

placename:- Blackford
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760

New Map of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmoreland, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin, published by T Bowles, John Bowles and Son, Robert Sayer, and John Tinney, 1760; published 1760-87.
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Blakeford
blocks, on road

placename:- Blakeford
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Bowen 1720 (plate 161)

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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Blakeford
Buildings by the road; mile 3.

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

old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 62)

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 2, Cumberland.
Blakeford
houses on the left of the road.

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

road book:- Cary 1798 (2nd edn 1802)

Road book, Cary's New Itinerary, by John Cary, published by G and J Cary, 86 St James's Street, London, 1798-1828.
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page 267-268
Blackford
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page 283-284
Blackford

placename:- Blackford
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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