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placename:- Mockerkin Tarn
parish Loweswater parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY083232
10Km square:- NY02

1Km square NY0823


Mockerkin Tarn -- Loweswater -- Cumbria / -- 17.2.2009

Mockerkin Tarn -- Loweswater -- Cumbria / -- 17.2.2009

old map:- Bowen 1720 (plate 261) -- probably relevant

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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a Lake
On the right of the road at mile 8 from Egremont.
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.
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In mile 8, Cumberland.
a Lake
end of a lake between hills on the right of the road.
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

tiny photograph, 
button to large Mockerkin Tarn -- Loweswater -- Cumbria / -- Winter dusk. -- 2.1.2007

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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