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placename:- Rosley
parish Westward parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s; locality
coordinates:- NY3245
10Km square:- NY34

1Km square NY3245

old map:- Garnett 1850s-60s H

Map of the English Lakes, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s.
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Roseley
blocks, settlement

placename:- Roseley
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

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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Rosley

placename:- Rosley
county:- Cumberland
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 321-322
Rosley

placename:- Rosley
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 96)

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.
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In mile 28, Cumberland.
Turnings right:-
to Rosley

placename:- Rosley
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

old map:- Hall 1820 (Cmd)

Map, Westmoreland ie Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 14.5 miles to 1 inch, by Sidney Hall, London, 1820, published by Samuel Leigh, 18 Strand, London, 1820-31.
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Rosely
circle, italic lowercase text; settlement

placename:- Rosely
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1820
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

hearsay There was a horse and cattle fair here long ago, particular known for scottish black cattle. As well as the Hope and Anchor, known locally as The Camp, there were two other inns around the fair field.

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Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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