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placename:- Brown Howe
parish Blawith and Subberthwaite parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- SD29049078
10Km square:- SD29

1Km square SD2990

descriptive text:- West 1778 (11th edn 1821) -- possibly relevant

Guide book, A Guide to the Lakes, by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Cumbria once Westmorland, and in London, 1778 to 1821.
Page 48:-
... Almost opposite to this station [Coniston 1], stands a house on the crown of a rock, covered with ancient trees, that has a most romantic appearance.
date:- 1778
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

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