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placename:- Skeggles Water
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
parish Kentmere parish, once in Westmorland
lake
coordinates:- NY479034
10Km square:- NY40

1Km square NY4703

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Skeggles Water -- Longsleddale and Kentmere -- Cumbria / -- 29.3.2013
photograph

Skeggles Water -- Longsleddale and Kentmere -- Cumbria / -- From S. -- 15.2.2004

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 27 10)

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.
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Skeggles Water

placename:- Skeggles Water
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

descriptive text:- Wilson 1912

Book, Longsleddale, by F M Wilson, published by T Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, 1912.
... and Sleddale Forest, north of which, at a height of 1017 ft. is Skeggles Water, a small tarn near the head of the dale. ...

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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Skeggles Water

placename:- Skeggles Water
date:- 1881=1882
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

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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Skeggles Wr.
outline with shore form lines, lake or tarn

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

old map:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

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Skeggles Water

placename:- Skeggles Water
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old map:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836


placename:- Skeggles Water
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

descriptive text:- Otley 1823 (5th edn 1834)

Guidebook, Concise Description of the English Lakes, later A Description of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, published by the author, Keswick, Cumberland, by J Richardson, London, and by Arthur Foster, Kirky Lonsdale, Cumbria, 1823 onwards.
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Page 36:-
Kentmere Tarn, ... and Skeggles Water on the heath-clad mountain between that and Long-Sleddale, are neither of them possessed of any striking features.
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

source:- Otley 1818

New Map of the District of the Lakes, in Westmorland, Cumberland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, published by J Otley, Keswick, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1818; pblished 1818 to 1850s.
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lake

old map:- Cooke 1802

Maps, Westmoreland, Cumberland, etc, now Cumbria, by George Alexander Cooke, London, 1802-10; published 1802-24.
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Skeggles W.
outline with form lines; lake or tarn

placename:- Skeggles Water
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- West 1784 map

A Map of the Lakes in Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, now Cumbria, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, engraved by Paas, 53 Holborn, London, included in the Guide to the Lakes by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Westmorland, and in London, from the 3rd edition 1784, to 1821.
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placename:- Skeggles Water
lake
county:- Westmorland

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd)

Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by J Ainslie and perhaps T Donald, engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
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Skeggles Water
outline with form lines; lake or tarn

placename:- Skeggles Water
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

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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Skeggles Water
outline, shaded; lake

placename:- Skeggles Water
locality:- Kendal Ward
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1808
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- Hodgson 1828

Map, 4 sheets, Westmorland, by T Hodgson, scale about 1 1/4 inches to 1 mile, engraved by W R Gardner, ?published by C Smith, 1828.
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placename:- Skeggles Water
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

source:- Prior 1865

Guide book, Ascents and Passes in the Lake District of England, by Herman Prior, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, and by Simpkin, Marshall and Co, London, 1865.
Page 109:-
... Skeggles-Water is quite uninteresting. ...

placename:- Skeggles Water
date:- 1865
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

photographs
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button to large Skeggles Water -- Longsleddale and Kentmere -- Cumbria / -- From N. -- 15.2.2004
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button to large Skeggles Water -- Longsleddale and Kentmere -- Cumbria / -- 29.11.2012

mapping:- -- NY47860342 -- NY4703

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