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placename:- Kingfield
parish Nicholforest parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
locality
coordinates:- NY45527791
10Km square:- NY47

1Km square NY4577

old map:- Ford 1839 map

Map of the Lake District, published in A Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, 1839.
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Kingfield

placename:- Kingfield
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760

New Map of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmoreland, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin, published by T Bowles, John Bowles and Son, Robert Sayer, and John Tinney, 1760; published 1760-87.
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Kingsford or Kingsfield
circle and half cross

placename:- Kingsford
other name:- Kingsfield
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Bowen 1720 (plate 161) -- perhaps relevant

Road book, Britannia Depicta Or Ogilby Improv'd, including road strip maps with sections in Westmorland, scale about 2 miles to 1 inch, derived from maps by Ogilby, 1675, and a county map of Westmorland, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, with text by John Owen, published by Emanuel Bowen, London, 1720; published 1720-64.
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Kingsford
Buildings west of road; mile 16.

placename:- Kingsford
date:- 1720
period:- 18th century, early; 1720s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
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Kings Field
Circle.

placename:- Kings Field
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 62)

Road book, Britannia, strip road maps, with sections in Westmorland and Cumberland etc, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by John Ogilby, London, 1675; and a general map of England and Wales.
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In mile 15, Cumberland.
Kings field
houses off the left of the road.

placename:- Kings Field
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

old map:- Millward and Dickinson 1737

Kingsfield
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placename:- Kingsfield
date:- 1737
period:- 18th century, early; 1730s

old map:- Badeslade 1742

A Map of Westmorland North from London, scale about 10 miles to 1 inch, and descriptive text, Cumberland similarly, by Thomas Badeslade, London, engraved and published by William Henry Toms, Union Court, Holborn, London, 1742.
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Kingsfield
no symbol

placename:- Kingsfield
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1742
period:- 18th century, early

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Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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