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placename:- Nether Wasdale
other name:- Strands, The
locality:- Wasdale
parish Nether Wasdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s; locality
coordinates:- NY1204
10Km square:- NY10
place code:- NtWs

1Km square NY1204

old map:- OS County Series

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.
Strands

placename:- Strands
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 1890s

source:- Martineau 1855

Guide book, A Complete Guide to the English Lakes, by Harriet Martineau, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, and by Whittaker and Co, London, 1855; published 1855-71.
Page 114:-
... then the road meets others on the green. The one to the right leads to the lake. Sweeping round to the left, and passing the church,- so small and domestic-looking as to appear like a house,- the road reaches the two little inns. They are humble but clean; and horses can be had, and boats for the lake.
date:- 1855
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

old map:- Garnett 1850s-60s H

Map of the English Lakes, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s.
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Strands
cross, a church

placename:- Strands
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

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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Strands / Wastdale

placename:- Wastdale
other name:- Strands
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

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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Strands / Wastdale

placename:- Wastdale
other name:- Strands
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

descriptive text:- Otley 1823 (5th edn 1834)

Guidebook, Concise Description of the English Lakes, later A Description of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, published by the author, Keswick, Cumberland, by J Richardson, London, and by Arthur Foster, Kirky Lonsdale, Cumbria, 1823 onwards.
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Page 30:-
... At Nether Wasdale, about a mile and a half from the foot of the lake, there are two public houses where travellers may have refreshment for themselves and horses: there is no other between this and Rosthwaite in Borrowdale, a distance of fourteen miles, one third of which is very difficult mountain road.
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Page 149:-
A variety of granite with reddish felspar, and which from a deficiency of mica, has sometimes been
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Page 151:-
called sienite, .... At Nether-wasdale it becomes a finer grained sienite, ... It contains veins of red hematite and micaceous iron ore.
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

source:- Otley 1818

New Map of the District of the Lakes, in Westmorland, Cumberland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, published by J Otley, Keswick, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1818; pblished 1818 to 1850s.
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placename:- Strands

old map:- Cooke 1802

Maps, Westmoreland, Cumberland, etc, now Cumbria, by George Alexander Cooke, London, 1802-10; published 1802-24.
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Wastedale
blocks, italic lowercase text, village, hamlet, locality

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

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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Nether Warsdale
circle, tower

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

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.
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Nether Warsdale
Circle.

placename:- Nether Warsdale
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
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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Nether Wasdale
Buildings and tower.

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

old map:- Jenner 1643

Table of distances and map, Cumberland, now Cumbria, scale about 21 miles to 1 inch, by Thomas Jenner, London, 1643.
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Net Wasdale
circle

placename:- Net Wasdale
date:- 1643
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

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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Nether Wasdale
circle, tower

placename:- Nether Wasdale
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

source:- Keer 1605

Map, Westmorlandia et Comberlandia, ie Westmorland and Cumberland now Cumbria, scale about 16 miles to 1 inch, probably by Pieter van den Keere, or Peter Keer, about 1605; published about 1605 to 1676.
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Nother Wasdale
dot, circle and tower; village

placename:- Nother Wasdale
county:- Cumberland

old map:- Saxton 1579

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Building, symbol for a hamlet, which may or may not have a nucleus.
Nether Wasdale

placename:- Nether Wasdale
county:- Cumberlandia
hamlet
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

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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N. Warsdale
circle, italic lowercase text; village, hamlet or locality

placename:- Nether Warsdale
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1742
period:- 18th century, early

source:- Martineau 1855

Guide book, A Complete Guide to the English Lakes, by Harriet Martineau, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, and by Whittaker and Co, London, 1855; published 1855-71.
Page 231:-
VALE OF NETHERWASDALE.
Colebank, John, yeoman, Harrowhead.
Colebank, Ic., yeoman, Yewtree.
Colebank, Ann, Sun Inn.
Douglas, Rev. John, Parsonage.
Fletcher, Rob., yeoman, Churchstile.
Jackson, John, yeoman, Guards.
Lewthwaite, Wm., Esq., Wood House.
Lindal, John, grocer and shoemaker, Lowwood.
Mossop, Hen., yeoman, Windsor
Myers, Hannah, landowner, Gap
Nicholson, Wm., yeoman, Gill.
Pharoah, Mark, mason, Blackbeck.
Porter, Joseph, yeoman, Buckbarrow.
Rawson, Stanfield, Esq., Wasdale Hall.
Sherwen, Wm., joiner, Mill.
Taylor, Isaac, yeoman, Old Strands
Tyson, Ann, landowner, Low Greendale.
Tyson, Ruth, farmer, White Syke.
Wasdale, Ann, Bowderdale.
Wilson, Joseph, Strands Inn.
date:- 1855
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

button   Screes inn, Nether Wasdale
button   St Michael and All Angels, Nether Wasdale
button   St Olaf, Nether Wasdale
button   station, Nether Wasdale
button   Strands Brewery, Nether Wasdale
button   Strands Hotel, Nether Wasdale
button   water trough, Strands
button   Whitesyke, Nether Wasdale

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