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placename:- Lyne, River
parish Arthuret parish, once in Cumberland
parish Westlinton parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
river
coordinates:- NY3765
10Km square:- NY36
parish Solport parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
river
coordinates:- NY3765
10Km square:- NY47

1Km square NY3765

1Km square NY3765

photograph

Lyne, River -- Arthuret and Westlinton etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- At Rack Bridge. -- NY47537071 -- 11.4.2009
photograph

Lyne, River -- Arthuret and Westlinton etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- From Westlinton Bridge. -- 15.9.2006

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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Line R.

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

old map:- Hall 1820 (Cmd)

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 14.5 miles to 1 inch, by Sidney Hall, London, 1820, published by Samuel Leigh, 18 Strand, London, 1820-31.
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Line R.
tapering wiggly line; river; and perhaps the Black Lyne and White Lyne

placename:- Line River
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1820
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

old map:- Cooke 1802

Maps, Westmoreland, Cumberland, etc, now Cumbria, by George Alexander Cooke, London, 1802-10; published 1802-24.
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Line R.
tapering wiggly line; river

placename:- Line River
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

road book:- Cary 1798 (2nd edn 1802)

Road book, Cary's New Itinerary, by John Cary, published by G and J Cary, 86 St James's Street, London, 1798-1828.
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page 267-268
Cross the Line River.
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page 283-284
Cross the Line River.

placename:- Line, River
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old text:- Camden 1789

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 176:-
...
... The Leven and other river before-mentioned, rising in the very border of two kingdoms, ...

placename:- Leven, River
date:- 1789
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

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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Leven or Line R.
wiggly line, and river mouth into the sea

placename:- Leven River
other name:- Line River
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

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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Leven R
tapering wiggly line

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

old map:- Bowen 1720 (plate 161)

Note that on Bowen's maps, Flu stands for Fluvius.
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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Line Fluvius

placename:- Line Fluvius
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.
image MD12NY36, button   goto source.
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Leven River
Running into the sea.

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

old map:- Seller 1694 (Cmd)

Map, Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, by John Seller, 1694; editions to 1787.
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Lenen flud
tapering wiggly line; river

placename:- Lenen flud
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1694
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Sanson 1679

Map, Ancien Royaume de Northumberland aujourdhuy Provinces de Nort, ie the Ancient Kingdom of Northumberland or the Northern Provinces, scale about miles to 1 inch, by Nicholas Sanson, Paris, France, 1679.
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Leven fl.
tapering wiggly line; river

placename:- Leven fl.
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1679
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

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 7, Cumberland.
Leven alias Line fluvius
river crossed by the road, no bridge is drawn; the river is alongside the right of the road for 1.5 miles.

placename:- Leven Fluvius
other name:- Line Fluvius
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

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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Leven flud
Double wiggly line, tapering to single.

placename:- Leven Flud
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

poem:- Drayton 1612/1622 text

Poem, Polyolbion, by Michael Drayton, published 1612, part 2 with Cumbria published by John Marriott, John Grismand, and Thomas Dewe, London, 1622.
page 168:-

placename:- Leven
date:- 1612; 1622
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s; 1620s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Cmd)

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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Leven flud
double line with stream lines, runs into the Esk

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

old map:- Saxton 1579

image Sax9NY36, button   goto source.
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image Sax9NY46, button   goto source.
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Leven flu:

placename:- Leven Flu.
county:- Cumberlandia
river
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

old map:- Cooper 1808

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, scale about 9 miles to 1 inch, by H Cooper, 1808, published by G and W B Whittaker, 13 Ave Maria Lane, London, 1824.
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Line R.
tapering wiggly line; river

placename:- Line River
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1808
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- Burghley 1590 (facsimile)

courtesy of the National Library of Scotland
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Leven flu
river

placename:- Leven flu.

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Lyne, River -- Arthuret and Westlinton etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- From Westlinton Bridge. -- 15.9.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Lyne, River -- Arthuret and Westlinton etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- From the railway bridge, Westlinton -- NY38666487 (at) -- 11.4.2009
tiny photograph, 
button to large Lyne, River -- Arthuret and Westlinton etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- From Cliff Bridge. -- 31.8.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large Lyne, River -- Arthuret and Westlinton etc -- Cumbria -- Cumbria / -- From Cliff Bridge. -- 31.8.2007

button   Cliff Bridge, Kirklinton Middle
button   Clinty Ford, Hethersgill
button   footbridge, Stapleton
button   Rack Bridge, Solport
button   railway bridge, Westlinton
button   Southward Ford, Hethersgill
button   Stag Ford, Hethersgill
button   Westlinton Bridge, Westlinton
button   Whitelyne Bridge, Stapleton
button   Woodhead Ford, Kirklinton Middle

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