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There was gone.
place:- toll gate, Waterhead
site name:- road, Windermere to Ambleside
locality:- Waterhead
parish Lakes parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
toll gate
coordinates:- NY37700312
10Km square:- NY30

1Km square NY3703

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 26 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.
T.P.
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old map:- Prior 1874 map 1

Map, Winander Mere, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1874.
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Toll Gate
line across road; toll gate
date:- 1874
period:- 19th century, late; 1870s

old map:- Clarke 1787 map (Windermere N)

Map series, lakes and roads to the Lakes, by James Clarke, engraved by S J Neele, 352 Strand, London, included in A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, published by James Clarke, Penrith, and in London etc, from 1787 to 1793.
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Turnpike Gate
Marked by a line across the road, and a toll house beside.
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

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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Toll Gate
toll house
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

old map:- Yate 1786

toll bar
TB
date:- 1786
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old print:- Middiman 1784-92 -- perhaps relevant

Set of prints, Select Views in Great Britain, by various artists, engraved and published by Samuel Middiman, 3 Grafton Street, Tottenham Court Road, and others, London, 1784-92.
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Print, uncoloured engraving, View at Ambleside, Westmorland, painted by C Powel, engraved and published by Samuel Middiman, London, 1786.
There is accompanying text in English and French:-
PLATE XXII. / VIEW at AMBLESIDE, WESTMORELAND. / THE annexed View is taken on the road from Winandermere, within a few Yards of Ambleside Turnpike, ...
date:- 1785
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

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