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placename:- Calder, River
parish Ennerdale and Kinniside parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
river
coordinates:- NY0712
coordinates:- NY0506
10Km square:- NY01
county:- Cumbria
parish Ponsonby parish, once in Cumberland
parish St Bridget Beckermet parish, once in Cumberland
river
coordinates:- NY0712
coordinates:- NY0506
10Km square:- NY00

1Km square NY0712

1Km square NY0712

photograph

Calder, River -- Ennerdale and Kinniside and Ponsonby etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- Above Monks Bridge, -- NY06401027 (at) -- 25.6.2009
photograph

Calder, River -- Ennerdale and Kinniside and Ponsonby etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- From Monks Bridge, -- NY06401027 (at) -- 25.6.2009

source:- Martineau 1855

Guide book, A Complete Guide to the English Lakes, by Harriet Martineau, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, and by Whittaker and Co, London, 1855; published 1855-71.
Page 122:-
... They must now step into the inn garden [Stanley Arms] at the bridge, and see how beautifully the brown waters swirl away under the red bridge and its ivied banks, while the waving ferns incessantly checker the sunshine. It is a mile to the Abbey, through the churchyard, and along the bank of the Calder, where again the most beautiful tricks of light are seen, with brown water and its white foam, red precipitous banks, and the greenest vegetation, with a wood crowning all. The scene is thoroughly monastic. There is no sound at noonday besides the gushing water, but the woodman's axe and the shock of a falling tree, or the whirr of the magpie, or the pipe of the thrush: but at night the rooks on their return to roost fill the air with their din. / ...
date:- 1855
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

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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Calder R.
wiggly line, river

placename:- Calder, River
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

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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Calder River
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Calder R.
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Calder R.

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

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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Calder River
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Calder R.
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Calder R.

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

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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Calder River
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Calder R.
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Calder R.

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

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

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 41:-
... The Calder, rising in Copeland Forest, enters the sea near the same place [St Bees].
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

source:- Otley 1818

New Map of the District of the Lakes, in Westmorland, Cumberland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, published by J Otley, Keswick, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1818; pblished 1818 to 1850s.
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Calder R.

placename:- Calder River

old map:- West 1784 map

A Map of the Lakes in Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, now Cumbria, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, engraved by Paas, 53 Holborn, London, included in the Guide to the Lakes by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Westmorland, and in London, from the 3rd edition 1784, to 1821.
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placename:- Calder River
river
county:- Cumberland

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

old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd)

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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Running by Calder Abbey and into the sea.
county:- Cumberland
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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Double wiggly line, tapering to single.
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

old map:- Jenner 1643 -- perhaps relevant

Table of distances and map, Westmerland ie Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 16 miles to 1 inch, by Thomas Jenner, London, 1643.
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wiggly line
date:- 1643
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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River.
date:- 1622
period:- 17th century, early; 1620s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Cmd)

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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double line with stream lines, runs into the sea
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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county:- Cumberlandia
river
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

source:- Lloyd 1573

Map, Angliae Regni, Kingdom of England, with Wales, scale about 24 miles to 1 inch, authored by Humphrey Lloyd, Denbigh, Clwyd, drawn and engraved by Abraham Ortelius, Netherlands, 1573.
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Calder fl.

placename:- Calder Fl.
date:- 1573
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Calder, River -- Ennerdale and Kinniside and Ponsonby etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- On Kinniside Common, -- NY06421014 (about) -- 25.6.2009
tiny photograph, 
button to large Calder, River -- Ennerdale and Kinniside and Ponsonby etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- Confluence of Worm Gill and River Calder. -- NY06560901 (at) -- 27.4.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large Calder, River -- Ennerdale and Kinniside and Ponsonby etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- At Stakes Bridge, -- NY05610677 (at) -- 27.4.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large Calder, River -- Ennerdale and Kinniside and Ponsonby etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- Between Calder Bridge and the Abbey, -- NY048061 (about) -- 27.2.2008
tiny photograph, 
button to large Calder, River -- Ennerdale and Kinniside and Ponsonby etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- Between Calder Bridge and the Abbey, -- NY048061 (about) -- 27.2.2008
tiny photograph, 
button to large Calder, River -- Ennerdale and Kinniside and Ponsonby etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- Between Calder Bridge and the Abbey, -- NY048061 (about) -- 27.2.2008
tiny photograph, 
button to large Calder, River -- Ennerdale and Kinniside and Ponsonby etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- Downstream from Calder Bridge. -- 24.4.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Calder, River -- Ennerdale and Kinniside and Ponsonby etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- 'I, too, am going to have a balcony, for fishing.' -- 24.4.2006

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