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placename:- Low Wray
parish Claife parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY3701
10Km square:- NY30

1Km square NY3701

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

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
other name:- Wray, Low
building/s
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old map:- Prior 1874 map 1

Map, Winander Mere, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1874.
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Low Wray
block/s; building/s

placename:- Low Wray
date:- 1874
period:- 19th century, late; 1870s

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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Low Wray

placename:- Low Wray
county:- Lancashire
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

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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Low-wray

placename:- Low Wray
house
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old map:- Crosthwaite 1783-94 (Win/Ble)

Series of maps, An Accurate Map of the Matchless Lake of Derwent, of the Grand Lake of Windermere, of the Beautiful Lake of Ullswater, of Broadwater or Bassenthwaite Lake, of Coniston Lake, of Buttermere, Crummock and Loweswater Lakes, and Pocklington's Island, by Peter Crosthwaite, Kendal, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1783 to 1794.
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Low wray
block, building/s

placename:- Low Wray
date:- 1783=1794
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s; 1790s

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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Low Wrays
circle, labelled in italic lowercase text; settlement, farm, house, or hamlet?

placename:- Low Wrays
other name:- Wrays, Low
county:- Lancashire
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

hearsay There are bee boles at Low Wray Farm.

button   boat house, Claife
button   boat house, Claife (2)
button   Dower House, Low Wray
button   Low Wray Farm, Claife
button   St Margaret, Low Wray
button   stone wall, Low Wray
button   sundial, Low Wray
button   war memorial, Low Wray
button   Wray Castle Boat House, Claife
button   Wray Crag, Claife

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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