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placename:- Cockermouth, Keswick and Penrith Railway
other name:- CKandPR
parish Brigham parish, once in Cumberland
parish Cockermouth parish, once in Cumberland
parish Embleton parish, once in Cumberland
parish Wythop parish, once in Cumberland
parish Above Derwent parish, once in Cumberland
parish Keswick parish, once in Cumberland
parish Underskiddaw parish, once in Cumberland
parish St John's Castlerigg and Wythburn parish, once in Cumberland
parish Threlkeld parish, once in Cumberland
parish Matterdale parish, once in Cumberland
parish Hutton parish, once in Cumberland
parish Dacre parish, once in Cumberland
parish Penrith town, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
railway
from Cockermouth, through Embleton, Bassenthwaite Lake, Braithwaite, Keswick, Threlkeld, Troutbeck, Penruddock, Blencow, to Penrith, Cumberland.
References

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Cockermouth, Keswick and Penrith Railway -- Brigham and Cockermouth etc -- Cumbria / -- 18.4.2006

old advertisement:- Jenkinson 1875 B

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Advertisement for the Cockermouth, Keswick, and Penrith Railway, published by Edward Stanford, 55 Charing Cross, London, 1884.
Adverts p.11 at the back of Jenkinson's Smaller Practical Guide to Carlisle, Gilsland, Roman Wall and Neighbourhood.

placename:- Cockermouth, Keswick, and Penrith Railway
date:- 1884
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

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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triple line, light bold light, railway
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date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

old map:- Railway Clearing House 1914

Book, reproduction railway maps, Pre Grouping Railway Junction Diagrams 1914, published by Ian Allan, London, late 20th century? originally published by the Railway Clearing House, London, 1914?
COCKERMOUTH, KESWICK & PENRITH
C. K. & P.

placename:- Cockermouth, Keswick and Penrith Railway
date:- 1914
period:- 1910s

hearsay Thirty one and a quarter miles. There were 8 bowstring girder bridges on the line designed by Thomas Bouch, 4 upright and 4 inverted, for example one beside the approach road to Keswick from the north.

goes through
mapping:- Cockermouth Goods Junction, Brigham
Cockermouth Station, Cockermouth
Embleton Station, Embleton
Bassenthwaite Lake Station, Wythop
Braithwaite Station, Above Derwent
Keswick Station, Keswick
railway bridge, Keswick (4)
Keswick Bridge, Keswick
railway bridge, Keswick (3)
railway bridge, Keswick (2)
railway milepost, Keswick
railway bridge, Keswick
railway tunnel, Keswick
railway bridge, Briery
railway bridge, Briery (2)
Briery Bobbin Mill Siding, Keswick
railway bridge, Brundholme
level crossing, Brundholme
railway bridge, Brundholme (2)
railway bridge, Brundholme (3)
railway milepost, Brundholme
railway bridge, St John's Castlerigg etc
railway bridge, St John's Castlerigg etc (2)
railway tunnel, Threlkeld
railway bridge, Threlkeld (3)
railway milepost, Brundholme (2)
railway bridge, Threlkeld (2)
railway bridge, St John's Castlerigg etc (3)
railway bridge, St John's Castlerigg etc (4)
Threlkeld Station, St John's Castlerigg etc
railway bridge, Threlkeld
railway bridge, Matterdale (3)
Mosedale Viaduct, Matterdale
Highgate Station, Matterdale
fence, Matterdale (2)
railway bridge, Matterdale (2)
fence, Matterdale
railway bridge, Matterdale
Troutbeck Station, Hutton
Penruddock Station, Hutton
railway viaduct, Penruddock
Flusco Bridge, Dacre
Blencow Station, Dacre
railway bridge, Newbiggin (2)
Redhills Junction, Penrith
Penrith Junction, Penrith
Eamont Bridge Junction, Dacre
1.8.1861: authorized
1864=1865: opened
18.4.1966: closed W of Keswick
6.3.1972: closed, passengers
19.6.1972: closed, goods

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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