button to main menu   Old Cumbria Gazetteer
place:- house, Hawkshead
parish Hawkshead parish, once in Lancashire
parish Claife parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- SD3598
10Km square:- SD39

1Km square SD3598

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.
image WS21P056, button   goto source.
Page 56:-
... The house of Thomas Alcock Beck, Esq. is most delightfully situated on the margin of the lake [Esthwaite water].
person:- : Beck, Thomas Alcock
date:- 1778
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

button to lakes menu  Lakes Guides menu.

©  Martin and Jean Norgate: 2014
mailto button  email:- JandMN@norgate.freeserve.co.uk
button, online connection  Other projects

button, online connection  Geography Department, Portsmouth University