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placename:- Westward Forest
parish Westward parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
forest
coordinates:- NY34
10Km square:- NY34
References Saxton 1579

1Km square NY3040

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760

New Map of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmoreland, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin, published by T Bowles, John Bowles and Son, Robert Sayer, and John Tinney, 1760; published 1760-87.
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Westward Forest
trees

placename:- Westward Forest
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Bickham 1753-54 (Cmd)

Maps, A Map of Westmorland, 1753, and A Map of Cumberland, 1754, by George Bickham, published 1750s-96.
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Westwood Forrest
view (sort of)

placename:- Westwood Forrest
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1753=1754
period:- 18th century, late; 1750s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
image MD12NY34, button   goto source.
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West Ward Forest
Forest, tree symbols.

placename:- West Ward Forest
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Jansson 1646 -- probably relevant

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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West Warde forest
Large group of tree symbols.

placename:- West Warde Forest
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

poem:- Drayton 1612/1622 text

Poem, Polyolbion, by Michael Drayton, published 1612, part 2 with Cumbria published by John Marriott, John Grismand, and Thomas Dewe, London, 1622.
page 166:-
page 167:-

placename:- Westward Forrest
date:- 1612; 1622
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s; 1620s

old map:- Drayton 1612/1622

Map, Cumberlande and Westmorlande, by Michael Drayton in part 2 of Polyolbion, probably engraved by William Hole; published by John Marriott, John Grismand, and Thomas Dewe, London, 1622.
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Tree and a huntress with a bow and arrows; a forest.

date:- 1622
period:- 17th century, early; 1620s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Cmd)

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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West Warde Forest
groups of tree symbols

placename:- West Warde Forest
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1579

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West Warde forest

placename:- West Warde Forest
county:- Cumberlandia
wood
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

old map:- Badeslade 1742

A Map of Westmorland North from London, scale about 10 miles to 1 inch, and descriptive text, Cumberland similarly, by Thomas Badeslade, London, engraved and published by William Henry Toms, Union Court, Holborn, London, 1742.
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Westward forest
trees

placename:- Westward Forest
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1742
period:- 18th century, early

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