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placename:- Carling Knott
parish Loweswater parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
hill
Altitude 1785 feet
coordinates:- NY11712031
10Km square:- NY12

1Km square NY1120

photograph

Carling Knott -- Loweswater -- Cumbria / -- Pile of stones on the summit. -- 1.4.2009

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

Guide book, A Guide to the Lakes, by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Cumbria once Westmorland, and in London, 1778 to 1821.
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Page 140:-
... [at Loweswater] Carling knot presents a broad pyramidal front, of swift ascent, covered with soft vegetation, and spotted with many aged solitary thorns.

placename:- Carling Knot
date:- 1778
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

old print:- Black 1856

Guide book, Black's Guide to the English Lakes, published by Adam and Charles Black, North Bridge, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, or Soho Square, London, 1856 to 1900s onwards.
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Print, lithograph, Outline Views, Buttermere - Mountains as seen from the Knots near the Hotel at Buttermere, and Mountains as seen at the Seat in Lanthwaite Wood, Scale Hill, by J Flintoft, Keswick, Cumberland, engraved by R Mason, Edinburgh, Lothian, about 1900.
... 18 Carling Knot ...

placename:- Carling Knot
date:- 1900
period:- 1900s

old print:- Black 1841 (3rd edn 1846)

Guide book, Black's Picturesque Guide to the English Lakes, published by Adam and Charles Blck, North Bridge, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, 1841 to 1888.
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Print, engraving, outline view, Mountains as seen from The Knots near the Victoria at Buttermere, and Mountains as seen at the Seat in Lanthwaite Wood, Scale Hill, by J Flintoft, Keswick, Cumberland, engraved by R Mason, Edinburgh, Lothian, about 1846.
... 18 Carling Knot ...

placename:- Carling Knot
date:- 1844
period:- 19th century, early

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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