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placename:- Far Sawrey
parish Claife parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- SD378954
10Km square:- SD39

1Km square SD3795

photograph

Far Sawrey -- Claife -- Cumbria / -- Signpost, south of village. -- SD38459516 (at) -- 16.9.2005

source:- Martineau 1855

Guide book, A Complete Guide to the English Lakes, by Harriet Martineau, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, and by Whittaker and Co, London, 1855; published 1855-71.
Page 30:-
... a trace of the rebellion of 1745 in the name of a lane, called "Scotch Gate" (way.) It was here that the fearful Highlanders were looked for, on their march to Derby; and here they might have had all their own way if they had come; for Sawrey had no idea of showing fight. All the inhabitants, carrying all their valuables, hied away, and took refuge together in a solitary building which was called Cook's braw bog-house. And braw it must have been, to hold all the Sawreyans. ...
event:- : 1745 Rebellion
date:- 1855
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

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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Sawrey
blocks, settlement

placename:- Sawrey
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

old map:- Ford 1839 map

Map of the Lake District, published in A Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, 1839.
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Sowrey

placename:- Sowrey
county:- Lancashire
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

source:- Otley 1818

New Map of the District of the Lakes, in Westmorland, Cumberland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, published by J Otley, Keswick, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1818; pblished 1818 to 1850s.
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placename:- Sawrey

source:- Martineau 1855

Guide book, A Complete Guide to the English Lakes, by Harriet Martineau, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, and by Whittaker and Co, London, 1855; published 1855-71.
Page 211:-
SAWREY.
Arnold, James, Ferry Hotel
Aspland, T. Lindsey, Esq., artist, Sawrey Cottage.
Atkinson, R., hoop maker, Satter How.
Atkinson, John, Spout House.
Page 212:-
Carradus, Barrow, farmer, Spout Mire.
Carradus, M., farmer, Harrow Slack.
Clark, Thomas, farmer, Satter How.
Cowburn, Mrs., Chapel Cottage.
Cowpland, Mr., schoolmaster.
Creighton, Thomas, farmer, Fold
Dixon, J., grocer, Post Office.
Forrest Mrs. M., farmer, Briers.
Forrest John, yeoman, Low House.
Forrest Mrs. Henry, widow.
Garnett, Joseph, Esq., Howend Cottage.
Halstead, W., Esq., Mount Cottage.
Hartley, Richard, New Inn.
Hawkrigg, T., blacksmith.
Hawkrigg, Braithwaite, yeoman.
Hawkrigg, Hugh, yeoman, Castle
Herdson, William, butcher.
Huddart, J., seedsman, Waterloo Gardens.
Jackson, G., farmer, Eelhouse.
Ogden, Jonathan, H. Esq., (J.P.) Lakefield.
Preston, William, farmer, Hill Top.
Smith, William, hoop maker.
Smith, Elizabeth, grocer.
Stalker, John, grocer.
Stalker, Jonathan, beerhouse keeper.
Stalker, Jonathan, basket-maker
Stalker, W., boatman.
Taylor, Joseph, yeoman, Buckle Yeat.
Taylor, Thomas, shoemaker.
Taylor, John, joiner.
Towers, W., yeoman, Towerbank.
Towers, Mrs., Sawrey house.
Willan, Thos., spirit merchant.
Willison, Ann, schoolmistress.
date:- 1855
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

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