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placename:- Calf, The
locality:- Howgill Fells
parish Sedbergh parish, once in Yorkshire
county:- Cumbria
parish Orton S parish, once in Westmorland
hill
Altitude 2218 feet
coordinates:- SD667970
10Km square:- SD69

1Km square SD6697

descriptive text:- Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843)

Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, et al, 1839; published 1839-52.
Page 178:-
ELEVATION OF THE MOUNTAINS,
ACCORDING TO DIFFERENT AUTHORITIES.

placename:- Calf Hill
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 79:-
STATION IV.- CONISTON OLD MAN.
Latitude 54° 22′ 20″ N. Longitude 3° 6′ 34″ W. Height 2577 feet.
Calf, near Sedbergh : 0° E : 25 : 2188
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

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