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placename:- Greta Bridge pencil works
locality:- Keswick
parish Keswick parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
pencil works
coordinates:- NY262236
10Km square:- NY22

1Km square NY2623

courtesy of Keswick Museum.
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Greta Bridge pencil works (?) -- Keswick -- Keswick -- Cumbria / -- Box of specimen pencils:- -- 'BLACK LEAD PENCILS / SPECIMENS SHOWING THE VARIOUS STAGES OF MANUFACTURE. / ANN BANKS, Limited / PENCIL WORKS, KESWICK.' -- 9.7.2009
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Greta Bridge pencil works (?) -- Keswick -- Keswick -- Cumbria /

hearsay Pencils made by Ann Banks and Co from 1881; taken over by Charles Greenwood, 1912; closed 1950.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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