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place:- boundary stone, Seathwaite
locality:- Seathwaite
parish Borrowdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
boundary stone
coordinates:- NY23231255
10Km square:- NY21
Marking the boundary of the wad mine.

1Km square NY2312

photograph

boundary stone, Seathwaite -- Seathwaite -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- Inscribed stone:- -- 'Iohn Ba[ ] / Esquier 17[ ]' -- 26.2.2007
photograph

boundary stone, Seathwaite -- Seathwaite -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- Inscribed stone:- -- 'Iohn Ba[ ] / Esquier 17[ ]' -- 26.2.2007

Ian Tyler describes this as a boundary stone for the wad mine; inscribed:-
John Bankes Esquier 1752
A Wainwright describes this as a memorial stone to James Bankes.
Tyler, Ian: 2001: Cumbrian Mining: Blue Rock Publications:: ISBN 0 9523028 6 1
Wainwright, A: 1966: Western Fells::: Grey Knotts 5

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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