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placename:- Low Wray Bay
site name:- Windermere lake
parish Claife parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
bay
coordinates:- NY37610127
10Km square:- NY30

1Km square NY3701

old map:- OS County Series (Lan 2 11)

OS County Series (Wmd 32 2)

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.
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:- Low Wray Bay
other name:- Wray Bay, Low
bay
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old photograph:- Bell 1880s-1940s

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Photograph, black and white, Low Wray Bay, Wray Castle Boat House and the castle behind, Claife, Lancashire, by Herbert Bell, photographer, Ambleside, Westmorland, 1890s.
internegative at lower right:-
H. Bell
stamped at reverse:-
HERBERT BELL / Photographer / AMBLESIDE
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date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late

old photograph:- Bell 1880s-1940s

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Photograph, sepia, by Windermere lake at Wray, Claife, Lancashire, by Herbert Bell, photographer, Ambleside, Westmorland, 1890s.
Perhaps Low Wray Bay?
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late

old map:- Clarke 1787 map (Windermere N)

Map series, lakes and roads to the Lakes, by James Clarke, engraved by S J Neele, 352 Strand, London, included in A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, published by James Clarke, Penrith, and in London etc, from 1787 to 1793.
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bay
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

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button   Wray Castle Boat House, Claife

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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