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placename:- Shipman Knotts
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
parish Kentmere parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
Altitude 1926 feet
coordinates:- NY47260621
10Km square:- NY40

1Km square NY4706

(Photos from Thomas)

Shipman Knotts -- Longsleddale and Kentmere -- Cumbria / -- Sunrise, Shipman Knotts. -- 26.12.2004

Shipman Knotts -- Longsleddale and Kentmere -- Cumbria / -- Snow on Shipman Knotts. -- 26.12.2004

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 27 2)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
Marked as a Trigonometrical Station.
There is a line of bench marks across the fell passing roughly through Shipman Knotts and Dun Crag.

placename:- Shipman Knotts
trig point
Altitude 1926 feet

source:- OS 1881-82 New Series (outline edition)

Maps, parts of Westmorland, Cumberland, etc now Cumbria, New Series 1 inch maps of England, published by the Ordnance Survey, London, 1881-82; sheets 7, 11, 12, 16..19, 22..25, 28..31, 37..40, 47..50, 58.
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Shipmans Knots / 1926

placename:- Shipmans Knots
Altitude 1926 feet
date:- 1881=1882
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

source:- EPNS Westmorland 1967

placename:- Sheipmantop -- 1578

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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