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placename:- Cockermouth to Whitehaven
other name:- Whitehaven to Cockermouth
other name:- A595
parish Cockermouth parish, once in Cumberland
parish Brigham parish, once in Cumberland
parish Greysouthen parish, once in Cumberland
parish Little Clifton parish, once in Cumberland
parish Great Clifton parish, once in Cumberland
parish Winscales parish, once in Cumberland
parish Distington parish, once in Cumberland
parish Moresby parish, once in Cumberland
parish Parton parish, once in Cumberland
parish Whitehaven borough, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
route; road
10Km square:- NY13
10Km square:- NY03
10Km square:- NY02
10Km square:- NX92
10Km square:- NX91
road code:- Cckr=Whth

old map:- Ford 1839 map

Map of the Lake District, published in A Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, 1839.
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W to C 14 Ms.
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county:- Cumberland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

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 172:-
...
XV. WHITEHAVEN TO KESWICK. - 27 M.
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

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 317-318
At Little Clifton, on l. a T.R. to Whitehaven.
LONDON to Whitehaven.
part of
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page 557-558
At Little Clifton, on l. a T.R. to Whitehaven
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

road map:- Cary 1790 (Cmd/edn 1789)

Map, Westmoreland, now Cumbria, scale about 11.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Cary, 181 Strand, London, 1790; published 1790-1828.
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double line, with road distances from Whitehaven
date:- 1790
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

old map:- Crosthwaite 1783-94 (But/Cru/Low)

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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Road to Whitehaven
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Road to Keswick & Cockermoth
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road
date:- 1783=1794
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s; 1790s

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760

New Map of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmoreland, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin, published by T Bowles, John Bowles and Son, Robert Sayer, and John Tinney, 1760; published 1760-87.
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double line, solid
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double line, dotted and solid
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
image MD12NY02, button   goto source.
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image MD12NY12, button   goto source.
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image MD12NX91, button   goto source.
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Single line.
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old itinerary:- Tinsley 1877 (Roads/Cum)

Road book, British High Roads, published in four parts by Tinsley Brothers, 8 Catherine Street, Strand, London, 1877.
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Itinerary, route 7, London to Whitehaven via the Lake Districts, including from Settle, Lancashire; through Kirkby Lonsdale, Kendal, Ambleside, Westmorland; then Keswick, Cockermouth to Whitehaven, Cumberland, published by Tinsley Bros, 8 Catherine Street, Strand, London, 1877.
pp.71-91 in British High Roads, North and North Eastern Routes; pp.84-91.
printed at p.71:-
... / ROUTE VII. - LONDON to WHTEHAVEN via THE LAKE / DISTRICTS. (See Maps 65 to 80.) / Hitchin (as per Route I.) 34, Shefford 41, Bedford 50, Higham-Ferrers, / 64 3/4, Kettering 74 1/2, Rockingham 83 1/4, Uppingham 88 3/4, Oakham, / 94 3/4, Melton Mowbray 104 3/4, Nottingham 123 1/4, Rotherham 159 1/4, / Barnsley 171 3/4, Huddersfield 188 3/4, Halifax 196 3/4, Keighley 2083/4, / Skipton 218 3/4, Settle 234 3/4, Kirkby Lonsdale 252 1/2, Kendal 264 1/2, / Ambleside 278 1/2, Keswick 293 1/2, Cockermouth 305 1/2, Whitehaven / 319 1/2. / ...
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date:- 1877
period:- 19th century, late

old strip map (pp.79-80):- Tinsley 1877 (Roads/Cum)

Road book, British High Roads, published in four parts by Tinsley Brothers, 8 Catherine Street, Strand, London, 1877.
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Strip map, road map, part of London to Whitehaven, including from before Keswick through Cockermouth to Whitehaven, Cumberland, published by Tinsley Bros, 8 Catherine Street, Strand, London, 1877.
Map pp.79-80 in British High Roads, North and North Eastern Routes.
printed at top:-
BRITISH HIGH ROADS / 79 LONDON TO WHITEHAVEN. 80
date:- 1877
period:- 19th century, late

old map:- Cooper 1808

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, scale about 9 miles to 1 inch, by H Cooper, 1808, published by G and W B Whittaker, 13 Ave Maria Lane, London, 1824.
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double line; road
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1808
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

places
mapping:- Cockermouth
Brigham
Little Clifton
Winscales
Distington
Moresby
Whitehaven

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