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placename:- Borrow Beck
parish Whinfell parish, once in Westmorland
parish Fawcett Forest parish, once in Westmorland
parish Tebay parish, once in Westmorland
parish Shap Rural parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
river
coordinates:- NY5503
10Km square:- NY50

1Km square NY5503

photograph

Borrow Beck -- Whinfell and Fawcett Forest etc -- Cumbria / -- NY562034 (about) -- 23.7.2008
photograph

Borrow Beck -- Whinfell and Fawcett Forest etc -- Cumbria / -- NY58780114 (about) -- 23.7.2008

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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wiggly line, river
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

descriptive text:- Otley 1823 (5th edn 1834) -- probably relevant

Guidebook, Concise Description of the English Lakes, later A Description of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, published by the author, Keswick, Cumberland, by J Richardson, London, and by Arthur Foster, Kirky Lonsdale, Cumbria, 1823 onwards.
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Page 40:-
Two small streams, crossing the road between Kendal and Shap, fall into the Lune ...
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

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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wiggly line, into the Lune
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Simpson 1746 map (Wmd)

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Burrow R.
Wiggly line.

placename:- Burrow River
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1746
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

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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Burrow flu

placename:- Burrow Flu.
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Jansson 1646

Map, Cumbria et Westmoria, or Cumberland and Westmorland, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Jansson, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1646; published 1646-1724.
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Barrow flu.
Single wiggly line.

placename:- Barrow Flud
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

old map:- Drayton 1612/1622

Map, Cumberlande and Westmorlande, by Michael Drayton in part 2 of Polyolbion, probably engraved by William Hole; published by John Marriott, John Grismand, and Thomas Dewe, London, 1622.
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Barrow fl
River, naiad.

placename:- Barrow flu.
date:- 1622
period:- 17th century, early; 1620s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Wmd)

Maps, The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Cheif Towne, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland and the Ancient Citie Carlile, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by John Speed, London, 1611; published 1611-1770.
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Barrow flud
double line
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double line, into the Lune

placename:- Barrow flud
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1576

Map, Westmorlandiae et Cumberlandiae Comitatus ie Westmorland and Cumberland, scale about 5 miles to 1 inch, by Christopher Saxton, London, engraved by Augustinus Ryther, 1576; published 1579-1645.
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Barrow flu:
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placename:- Barrow Flu.
county:- Westmorelandia
river
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

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button to large Borrow Beck -- Whinfell and Fawcett Forest etc -- Cumbria / -- NY58780114 (about) -- 23.7.2008

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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