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placename:- Longdale
locality:- Langdale
parish Orton S parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY64490509
10Km square:- NY60

1Km square NY6404

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 29 5)

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:- Langdale
building/s
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old map:- Garnett 1850s-60s H -- probably relevant

the buildings are marked by Langdale Bridge, north of the railway; Longdale ie Langdale is a little to the south.
Map of the English Lakes, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s.
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Langdale
blocks, settlement

placename:- Langdale
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

old text:- Camden 1789 (Gough Additions) -- probably relevant

Britannia, or A Chorographical Description of the Flourishing Kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland, by William Camden, 1586, translated from the 1607 Latin edition by Richard Gough, published London, 1789.
Page 155:-
...
The river Lune rising a little above Ravenstondale, or Rissendale, runs by Lang gill, where was born the learned Dr. Barlow bishop of Lincoln, distinguished by his great reading and his zeal against popery. ...

placename:- Lang Gill
person:- clergyman : Barlow, Dr; Lincoln, Bishop of
date:- 1789
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

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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Langbale
blocks, labelled in upright lowercase text; settlement; town?

placename:- Langbale
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

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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Langdale
circle and line

placename:- Langdale
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Simpson 1746 map (Wmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland? in The Agreeable Historian by Samuel Simpson, printed by R Walker, Fleet Lane, London, 1746.
image SMP2NYQ, button   goto source.
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Langdale
Building.

placename:- Langdale
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1746
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Wmd)

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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Langdale
Circle.

placename:- Langdale
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Jansson 1646

Map, Cumbria et Westmoria, or Cumberland and Westmorland, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Jansson, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1646; published 1646-1724.
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Langdale
Buildings and tower.

placename:- Langdale
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

table of distances:- Simons 1635 -- probably relevant

Table of distances and map of Westmorland, engraved by Jacob van Langeren, published by Mathew Simons, London, 1635-36.
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Langdale N
and tabulated distances

placename:- Langdale
date:- 1635
period:- 17th century, early; 1630s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Wmd)

Maps, The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Cheif Towne, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland and the Ancient Citie Carlile, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by John Speed, London, 1611; published 1611-1770.
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Langdale
circle, building and tower

placename:- Langdale
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1579

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Church, symbol for a parish or village, with a parish church.
Langdale

placename:- Langdale
county:- Westmorelandia
village
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

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