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place:- Derwent Mouth
locality:- Workington
parish Workington borough, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
river mouth
coordinates:- NX9829
10Km square:- NX92

1Km square NX9829

poem:- Drayton 1612/1622 text

Poem, Polyolbion, by Michael Drayton, published 1612, part 2 with Cumbria published by John Marriott, John Grismand, and Thomas Dewe, London, 1622.
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placename:- Darwent Haven
person:- : Neptune
date:- 1612; 1622
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s; 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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Derwenfote haven
at the mouth of the Derwent

placename:- Derwenfote Haven
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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Derwenfoot haven
River mouth.

placename:- Derwenfoot Haven
county:- Cumberlandia
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

old drawing:- Smith 1746 B

Survey of the Coast of Cumberland, by George Smith, 1746
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Drawing, pencil and ink, A View of the Land at Darwent Mouth, in a Survey of the Coast of Cumberland, by George Smith, 1746.
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A View of the land at Darwent Mouth from the / North Side of Workington Harbour. / a, the Lighthouse, ,b, How-michal Chapel.

placename:- Darwent Mouth
date:- 1746
period:- 18th century, early

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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