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placename:- Brandelhow Park
other name:- Brandlehow Park
locality:- Brandelhow
parish Borrowdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY250205
10Km square:- NY22

1Km square NY2520

old map:- Clarke 1787 map (Der)

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:- Branley Park
person:- : Gordon, William, Lord
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

descriptive text:- Farington 1789 (plate 3)

20 engravings, Views of the Lakes in Cumberland and Westmorland, drawn by Joseph Farington, published by William Byrne, London, 1789.
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Print, engraving, View of Skiddaw and Derwentwater, painted by Joseph Farington, engraved by B T Pouncy, published by W Byrne, 79 Titchfield Street, London, 1785.
Taken from the lake margin in Brandlehow Park.
Plate 3 from Views of the Lakes, &c, in Cumberland and Westmorland, published 1789; with descriptive text:-
A VIEW of SKIDDAW and DERWENTWATER. ... as seen from Brandelow-Woods on its Western Shore. ...
locality:- Brandelow Woods
date:- 1785
period:- 18th century, late

hearsay Plaque:-
Brandlehow / The First Property of the National Trust in this District / was opened 16th October 1902 by / H.R.H. The Princess Louise / Four Oaks were planted by / Princess Louise / Miss Octavia Hill / Sir Robert Hunter / Canon H. D. Rawnsley
Richardson, Keith: 2011: Jack's Yak: River Greta Writer (Keswick, Cumbria):: ISBN 978 0 9559640 2 2

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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