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placename:- Queen's Hotel
locality:- Keswick
parish Keswick parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
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coordinates:- NY26622345
10Km square:- NY22

1Km square NY2623

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Queen's Hotel -- Keswick -- Keswick -- Cumbria / -- 8.2.2008
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Queen's Hotel -- Keswick -- Keswick -- Cumbria / -- 8.2.2008

source:- Philip/Wilson 1890s

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person:- innkeeper : Bownass, Thomas
date:- 1895
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old advertisement:- Jenkinson 1875 B

Guide book, Jenkinson's Smaller Practical Guide to Carlisle, Gilsland, Roman Wall and Neighbourhood, by Henry Irwin Jenkinson, published by Edward Stanford, 55 Charing Cross, London, 1875 edn 1884?
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Advertisement for George Stamper, Queen's Hotel, Keswick, Cumberland, published by Edward Stanford, 55 Charing Cross, London, 1875 edn 1884?
Adverts p.8 at the back of Jenkinson's Smaller Practical Guide to Carlisle, Gilsland, Roman Wall and Neighbourhood.

placename:- Queen's Hotel
person:- innkeeper : Stamper, George
date:- 1884
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

advertisement:- 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.
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placename:- Queen's Hotel
person:- innkeeper : Frank, John
date:- 1855
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

source:- Martineau 1855 -- probably relevant

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 73:-
The inns of Keswick are numerous. The chief are the Royal Oak, the Queen's Head, and the King's Arms,- all good.

placename:- Queen's Head
date:- 1855
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

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 51:-
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[Keswick] ... The chief inns are the Royal Oak and Queen's Head; but there are several smaller inns, where parties may be accommodated, besides many neatly-furnished private lodgings. ...
Page 166:-
[Keswick] ... all the accommodations for visitors are good. ... inns, Royal Oak and Queen's Head.

placename:- Queen's Head
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

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

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 117:-
Keswick ... The principal inns are the Royal Oak and Queen's Head; ...
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Page 118:-
... Post chaises, ponies, and jaunting cars may be had at the inns, with experienced guides for excursions by land; and neat pleasure-boats with intelligent boatmen for the water.

placename:- Queen's Head
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

road book:- Cary 1798 (2nd edn 1802) -- presumably relevant

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 317-318
INNS. ... Keswick, Queen's Head, Royal Oak. ...
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page 735-736
INNS. ... Keswick, Queen's Head, Royal Oak.

placename:- Queen's Head
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old advertisement:- Atkinson 1847 (5th edn 1850)

Guide book, Handbook to the English Lakes, published by Thomas Atkinson, Kendal, Westmorland, 1847; published 1847-53.
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Advertisement for John Frank at the Queen's Hotel, Keswick, Cumberland, 1850.
At the end of a Handbook to the English Lakes, 5th edn.
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placename:- Queen's Hotel
person:- innkeeper : Frank, John
date:- 1850
period:- 19th century, late

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