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placename:- Rayseat
locality:- Ravenstonedale Moor
parish Crosby Garrett parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
hill
Altitude 938 feet
coordinates:- NY685074
10Km square:- NY60

1Km square NY6807

old text:- Camden 1789 (Gough Additions)

Britannia, or A Chorographical Description of the Flourishing Kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland, by William Camden, 1586, translated from the 1607 Latin edition by Richard Gough, published London, 1789.
Page 162:-
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At Rasate in Ravenstonedale parish, not far from Sunbiggin tarn, ...

placename:- Rasate
date:- 1789
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

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