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placename:- Prison Band
other name:- Prism
other name:- Swirl Gap
site name:- Swirl How
parish Coniston parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY276006
10Km square:- NY20
The depression between Wetherlam and Swirl How.

1Km square NY2700

old print:- Otley 1823 (8th edn 1849)

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.
thumbnail O80E05, button to large image
Engraving, outline view of mountains, Coniston Water from near Bank Ground, drawn by T Binns, engraved by O Jewitt, opposite p.8 of A Descriptive Guide of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, 8th edition, 1849.

placename:- Prism
date:- 1849
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

photographs
A gallery of rocks!
tiny photograph, 
button to large Prison Band -- Swirl How -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 18.6.2012
tiny photograph, 
button to large Prison Band -- Swirl How -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 18.6.2012
tiny photograph, 
button to large Prison Band -- Swirl How -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 18.6.2012
tiny photograph, 
button to large Prison Band -- Swirl How -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 18.6.2012
tiny photograph, 
button to large Prison Band -- Swirl How -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 18.6.2012
tiny photograph, 
button to large Prison Band -- Swirl How -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 18.6.2012
tiny photograph, 
button to large Prison Band -- Swirl How -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 18.6.2012
tiny photograph, 
button to large Prison Band -- Swirl How -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 18.6.2012

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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