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placename:- Scale Bridge
site name:- Buttermere Dubs
parish Buttermere parish, once in Cumberland
parish Loweswater parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
bridge
coordinates:- NY16791659
10Km square:- NY11

1Km square NY1616

photograph

Scale Bridge -- Buttermere Dubs -- Buttermere and Loweswater -- Cumbria / -- 17.8.2011

old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd) -- perhaps relevant

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
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Double line over a stream.
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Seller 1694 (Cmd) -- perhaps relevant

Map, Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, by John Seller, 1694; editions to 1787.
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two lines cross a stream; bridge
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1694
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Sanson 1679 -- probably relevant

Map, Ancien Royaume de Northumberland aujourdhuy Provinces de Nort, ie the Ancient Kingdom of Northumberland or the Northern Provinces, scale about miles to 1 inch, by Nicholas Sanson, Paris, France, 1679.
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double line over a stream; bridge
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1679
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

old map:- Jansson 1646

Map, Cumbria et Westmoria, or Cumberland and Westmorland, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Jansson, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1646; published 1646-1724.
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Double line crossing the stream.
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Cmd) -- perhaps relevant

Maps, The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Cheif Towne, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland and the Ancient Citie Carlile, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by John Speed, London, 1611; published 1611-1770.
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double line across Buttermere Dubs
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1579

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county:- Cumberlandia
bridge
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

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