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placename:- Mallerstang Forest
locality:- Mallerstang
parish Mallerstang parish, once in Westmorland
parish Ravenstonedale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
forest
coordinates:- NY70, SD79
10Km square:- NY70
10Km square:- SD79
Perhaps now Mallerstang Common?

1Km square NY7000

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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MALLERSTANG FOREST
area

placename:- Mallerstang Forest
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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Mallerstang Forest
bushes

placename:- Mallerstang Forest
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.
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Mallerstang For
Tree symbols.

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

descriptive text:- Simpson 1746

The three volumes of maps and descriptive text published as 'The Agreeable Historian, or the Compleat English Traveller ...', by Samuel Simpson, 1746.
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Page 1020:-
...
... the Lone or Lune, which rising near Mallerstrand Forest, not far from Rissendale, ...

placename:- Mallerstrand Forest
date:- 1746
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

descriptive text:- Defoe 1724-26

Travel book, Tour through England and Wales, by Daniel Defoe, published in parts, London, 1724-26.
... the River Lune, which is the boundary of the county, and leaves the hills of Mallerstang Forest, which are, in many places, unpassable. ...

placename:- Mallerstang Forest
date:- 1724=1726
period:- 18th century, early; 1720s

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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Mallerstang Forrest
Trees.

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

old map:- Seller 1694 (Wmd)

Map, Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, by John Seller, 1694; editions to 1787.
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Marllerstange forest
area

placename:- Marllerstange Forest
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1694
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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Mallerstange For.
Group of tree symbols.

placename:- Mallerstange Forest
county:- Westmorland
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.
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page 163:-

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

old map:- Drayton 1612/1622

Map, Cumberlande and Westmorlande, by Michael Drayton in part 2 of Polyolbion, probably engraved by William Hole; published by John Marriott, John Grismand, and Thomas Dewe, London, 1622.
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Mallerstrang for
Tree, huntress with a bow and arrows.

placename:- Mallerstrang Forest
date:- 1622
period:- 17th century, early; 1620s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Cum/EW) -- perhaps relevant

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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a tree
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

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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Mallerstang Forest
group of tree symbols, north of a range of hillocks

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

old map:- Saxton 1579

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Mallestange forest
No trees.

placename:- Mallestange Forest
county:- Westmorelandia
wood
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

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