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placename:- Lund Bridge
site name:- Irt, River
locality:- Wasdale
parish Nether Wasdale parish, once in Cumberland
parish Irton with Santon parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
bridge
coordinates:- NY14140390
10Km square:- NY10

1Km square NY1403

photograph

Lund Bridge -- Irt, River -- Wasdale -- Nether Wasdale and Irton with Santon -- Cumbria / -- 11.5.2006

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 79 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:- Lund Bridge
bridge
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old print:- Green 1809

thumbnail GN0345, button to large image
Print, soft ground etching, Bridge in Wasdale, Lund Bridge, Nether Wasdale, Cumberland, by William Green, published by William Green, Ambleside, Westmorland, and Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme, Paternoster Row, London, 1809.
Plate 45 in Seventy Eight Studies from Nature.
printed in introductory pages to set of prints:-
Number 45. Nether Wasdale is at the foot of Wastwater, and Wasdale head at the head of the lake, which lies in a right line, about fourteen miles north-west of Ambleside. This bridge is over the river Irt, about half a mile from the foot of the lake.
printed at bottom:-
BRIDGE IN WASDALE. / Published Ambleside, Augst. 1st. 1809, by W. Green.
date:- 1809
period:- 19th century, early

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