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placename:- Rae Burn
parish Nicholforest parish, once in Cumberland
parish Arthuret parish, once in Cumberland
parish Solport parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
river
coordinates:- NY4571, NY4675
10Km square:- NY47
10Km square:- NY46

1Km square NY4571

photograph

Rae Burn -- Nicholforest and Arthuret etc -- Cumbria / -- At the bridge near Holywell. -- NY46487558 (at) -- 15.9.2006
photograph

Rae Burn -- Nicholforest and Arthuret etc -- Cumbria / -- At the Solport Bridge. -- NY46587138 (at) -- 11.4.2009

old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 62)

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.
image OG62m010, button   goto source.
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In mile 11, Cumberland.
Road crosses a river, no bridge is drawn.
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

button   bridge, Holywell
button   Hemplands Bridge, Arthuret
button   Solport Bridge, Solport

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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