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placename:- Stable Hills
parish Borrowdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
locality
coordinates:- NY268217
10Km square:- NY22

1Km square NY2621

old text:- Clarke 1787

Guide book, A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire, by James Clarke, Penrith, Cumberland, and in London etc, 1787 and 1789; and Plans of the Lakes ... 1793.
Page 70:-
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Stable-Hills, which are near to Lord's Island, seem to have taken their name from the stables built near them: they have been connected with the house by no other means than boats, as the channel that divides them is upwards of an hundred yards broad.

placename:- Stable Hills
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

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