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placename:- High Cup Nick
site name:- High Cup Gill
parish Dufton parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
pass
coordinates:- NY74442620
10Km square:- NY72

1Km square NY7426

photograph

High Cup Nick -- High Cup Gill -- Dufton -- Cumbria / -- 1.6.2009
photograph

High Cup Nick -- High Cup Gill -- Dufton -- Cumbria / -- 1.6.2009

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd)

Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by J Ainslie and perhaps T Donald, engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
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hill hachuring; valley
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

observation This is the nick itself; the placename gets used wrongly for the whole area of High Cupgill Head.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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