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placename:- Holme Fell
other name:- Holm Fell
parish Coniston parish, once in Lancashire
parish Skelwith parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
hill; fell
Altitude 994 feet; 317m
coordinates:- NY315006
10Km square:- NY30

1Km square NY3100

photograph

Holme Fell -- Coniston and Skelwith (?) -- Cumbria / -- 28.4.2006
photograph

Holme Fell -- Coniston and Skelwith (?) -- Cumbria / -- 15.10.2103

old map:- OS County Series (Lan 1 12)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.

placename:- Holme Fell
locality
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old print:- Otley 1823 (8th edn 1849)

Guidebook, Concise Description of the English Lakes, later A Description of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, published by the author, Keswick, Cumberland, by J Richardson, London, and by Arthur Foster, Kirky Lonsdale, Cumbria, 1823 onwards.
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Engraving, outline view of mountains, Coniston Water from near Bank Ground, drawn by T Binns, engraved by O Jewitt, opposite p.8 of A Descriptive Guide of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, 8th edition, 1849.

placename:- Holm Fell
date:- 1849
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

old print:- Otley 1823 (5th edn 1834)

Guidebook, Concise Description of the English Lakes, later A Description of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, published by the author, Keswick, Cumberland, by J Richardson, London, and by Arthur Foster, Kirky Lonsdale, Cumbria, 1823 onwards.
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placename:- Holm Fell
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Holme Fell -- Coniston and Skelwith (?) -- Cumbria / -- From near Tarn Hows. -- 15.11.2011

button   reservoir, Skelwith
button   Wellcome Nook Quarry, Skelwith

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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