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placename:- Kentmere Pike
parish Kentmere parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
hill
Altitude 2397 feet
coordinates:- NY46530779
10Km square:- NY40

1Km square NY4607

photograph

Kentmere Pike -- Kentmere and Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 18.4.2007

descriptive text:- Wilson 1912

Book, Longsleddale, by F M Wilson, published by T Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, 1912.
The pathway up to the elevated plateau of Gatescarth is very steep and rough, but when you reach the top, the view is indescribably grand. ... on looking back you see the range of Kentmere hills in all their beauty of form and colour; ...

source:- OS 1881-82 New Series (outline edition)

Maps, parts of Westmorland, Cumberland, etc now Cumbria, New Series 1 inch maps of England, published by the Ordnance Survey, London, 1881-82; sheets 7, 11, 12, 16..19, 22..25, 28..31, 37..40, 47..50, 58.
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2397
Altitude 2397 feet
date:- 1881=1882
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

old map:- Hodgson 1828

Map, 4 sheets, Westmorland, by T Hodgson, scale about 1 1/4 inches to 1 mile, engraved by W R Gardner, ?published by C Smith, 1828.
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date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

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