button to main menu   Old Cumbria Gazetteer
placename:- Mealsgate
parish Boltons parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY2042
10Km square:- NY24

1Km square NY2042

old map (vignette):- Burrow 1920s

Road strip maps with parts in Westmorland, Cumberland etc, now Cumbria, irregular scale about 1.5 miles to 1 inch, by E J Burrow and Co, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, 1920s.
thumbnail EJB3Vg51, button to large image
date:- 1920=1929
period:- 1920s

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760 -- probably relevant

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.
thumbnail BO18NY14, button to large image
Thur[ha]llgate
circle and line

placename:- Thurhallgate
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Bowen 1720 (plate 261)

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.
thumbnail B261m20, button to large image
At mile 24 from Egremont.

placename:- Thurlmillgate
date:- 1720
period:- 18th century, early; 1720s

old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 96)

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.
image OG96Bm20, button   goto source.
thumbnail OG96Bm20, button to large image
In mile 24, Cumberland.
Thurmilgate
houses off the left of the road.

placename:- Thurmilgate
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

button   Mealsgate Station, Boltons
button   milestone, Boltons (3)
button   Priestcroft, Allhallows

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

button to lakes menu  Lakes Guides menu.

©  Martin and Jean Norgate: 2014
mailto button  email:- JandMN@norgate.freeserve.co.uk
button, online connection  Other projects

button, online connection  Geography Department, Portsmouth University