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placename:- Newby Bridge
parish Staveley-in-Cartmel parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- SD370865
10Km square:- SD38
place code:- NwBr

1Km square SD3786

old print:- Heaton Cooper 1905 (edn 1908)

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Print, colour halftone, Old Laburnums at Newby Bridge, Windermere, Staveley-in-Cartmel, Lancashire, from a watercolour painting by Alfred Heaton Cooper, published by Adam and Charles Black, London, 2nd edn 1908.
Opposite p. of The English Lakes, painted by Alfred Heaton Cooper, described by William T Palmer.
printed at tissue opposite the print:-
printed at signed lower right:-

placename:- Newby Bridge
date:- 1905
period:- 1900s

old print:- Bradley 1901

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Print, uncoloured lithograph, Newby Bridge, Staveley-in-Cartmel, Lancashire, by Joseph Pennell, published by Macmillan and Co, London, 1901.
On page 202 of Highways and Byways in the Lake District, by A G Bradley.
printed at lower right:-
Joseph Pennell
printed at bottom:-
Newby Bridge.

placename:- Newby Bridge
date:- 1901
period:- 1900s

descriptive text:- Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843)

Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, et al, 1839; published 1839-52.
Page 27:-
... Newby Bridge, also, is a delightful situation at the foot [of Windermere], seated under a wooded hill of considerable elevation. ...

placename:- Newby Bridge
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

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:- Newby Bridge

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 653-654
Newby Bridge, Lanc.
INNS, ... Newby Bridge, Swan. ...
... on l. near Newby Bridge, - Machell, Esq.

placename:- Newby Bridge
person:- : Machell, Mr
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old text:- Clarke 1787

Guide book, A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire, by James Clarke, Penrith, Cumberland, and in London etc, 1787 and 1789; and Plans of the Lakes ... 1793.
Page 152:-
We next come to Newby Bridge, where is a neat village, and an handsome stone bridge across the stream which flows from the Lake: Here are landed vast quantities of slate, coals, iron-ore, and all kinds of merchandise, which are brought from different parts of the circumjacent country. ...
Hence may be had a passage by water to Bowness or Ambleside;

placename:- Newby Bridge
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old map:- Crosthwaite 1783-94 (Win/Ble)

Series of maps, An Accurate Map of the Matchless Lake of Derwent, of the Grand Lake of Windermere, of the Beautiful Lake of Ullswater, of Broadwater or Bassenthwaite Lake, of Coniston Lake, of Buttermere, Crummock and Loweswater Lakes, and Pocklington's Island, by Peter Crosthwaite, Kendal, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1783 to 1794.
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Newby Bridge
blocks, building/s either side of the river

placename:- Newby Bridge
date:- 1783=1794
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s; 1790s

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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Newe Bridge
Buildings and tower.

placename:- Newe Bridge
county:- Lancashire
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

table of distances:- Simons 1635 -- possibly relevant

Table of distances and map of Westmorland, engraved by Jacob van Langeren, published by Mathew Simons, London, 1635-36.
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New bridge S.E.
and tabulated distances

placename:- New Bridge
date:- 1635
period:- 17th century, early; 1630s

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 211:-
Ainsworth, T., Esq., cotton manufacturer, Backbarrow.
Astley, F. D. P., Esq., Fell Foot.
Backhouse, Simpson, farmer, Finsthwaite.
Burns, J., farmer, Backbarrow.
Bateman, Thomas, Beck Hire, beerhouse keeper and farmer.
Bingland, Rev. J., Esq., Finsthwalte.
Braithwaite, Thomas, beerhouse keeper, Finsthwaite.
Carter, John, grocer, Staveley.
Carter, William, hoop-maker and farmer, Finsthwaite.
Clark, Miles, yeoman, Staveley.
Corude, William, Esq., Cunsey.
Crow, Mark, farmer, Graithwaite.
Dixon, W., farmer, Cunsey.
Fell, John, Esq., Stott Park.
Fell, John, farmer, Finsthwaite.
Fleming, D., Newby Bridge Mill
Fell, John, blacksmith.
Fell, Christopher, bobbin manufacturer, Cunsey
Harrison, John, farmer and basket maker.
Ainslie Harrison and Co., Iron Works, Backbarrow.
Harrison, Mrs., Landing.
Kellett, Wm., carter, Landing.
Kirkby, James, grocer & butcher Backbarrow.
Kirkbride, Robert farmer, Finsthwaite.
Lewthwaite, G., Esq., Stott Park
Martin, Joseph, farmer and land agent Blakeholmes.
Munn, John, Esq., Newby Bridge
Pedder, John, Esq., Finsthwaite House.
Preston, William, farmer, Town End.
Revley, M., farmer, Graithwaite.
Rigg, H. F., Esq., Staveley.
Rowlandson, Joshua, quarryman, Town Ward.
Rowlandson, James, yeoman, Backbarrow.
Sandys, J. D., Esq., Graithwaite
Steele, Christopher, shoemaker, Backbarrow.
Swanson, John, yeoman, Helm Well, Cunsey.
Swainson, Jos., farmer and hoop maker, Cunsey.
Turner, J., farmer, Finsthwaite.
Townley, E., Esq., Town Head.
Robinson, William, farmer, Stott Park.
Welsh, Richard, coal dealer, Backbarrow.
Wharton, W., bobbin manufacturer, Stott Park.
White, Thomas, Swan Hotel.
Wren, John, joiner and builder.
date:- 1855
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

illustration:- LNWR 1910

Guide book, The English Lakes, published by the London and North Western Railway, LNWR, about 1910.
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date:- 1910
period:- 1910s

old print:- Garnett 1850s-60s F

Set of prints, engravings, Views of the English Lakes or Views in the English Lake District, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s?
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Print, uncoloured engraving, Newby Bridge, Lancashire, engraved by William Banks and Son, Edinburgh, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s?
Found with Views of the English Lakes.
The view is from the south showing the River Leven, and the bottom of Windermere, as well as the bridge and Swan Hotel.
printed at bottom:-
W. Banks & Son, Edinr. / NEWBY BRIDGE.
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late

button   house, Newby Bridge
button   mill, Newby Bridge
button   Miller Beck Bridge, Newby Bridge
button   Newby Bridge bridge, Staveley-in-Cartmel
button   Newby Bridge Station, Colton
button   railway bridge, Colton
button   railway bridge, Colton (3)
button   railway bridge, Colton (4)
button   road, Hawkshead to Newby Bridge
button   Swan Hotel, Newby Bridge
button   Tinker's Ford, Staveley-in-Cartmel
button   Water Side House, Colton
button   weir, Newby Bridge

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