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placename:- Ees Bridge
site name:- Cunsey Beck
parish Hawkshead parish, once in Lancashire
parish Claife parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
bridge
coordinates:- SD366952
10Km square:- SD39

1Km square SD3695

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Ees Bridge -- Cunsey Beck -- Hawkshead and Claife -- Cumbria / -- 12.6.2006
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Ees Bridge -- Cunsey Beck -- Hawkshead and Claife -- Cumbria / -- Plaque:- -- 'C.C. EES BRIDGE / REBUILT 1907' -- 12.6.2006

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 55:-
ESTHWAITE-WATER,
... The lake is encompassed with a good carriage road, and over its outlet is a narrow stone bridge. ...
date:- 1778
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

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