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placename:- Yewbarrow
parish Nether Wasdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
hill
Altitude 2057 feet
coordinates:- NY173085
10Km square:- NY10

1Km square NY1708

photograph

Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- 11.5.2009
photograph

Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- 18.6.2013

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 74 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.

placename:- Yewbarrow
locality
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old photograph:- Bell 1880s-1940s

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Photograph, black and white, Yewbarrow from Black Sail Pass, Nether Wasdale, Cumberland, by Herbert Bell, photographer, Ambleside, Westmorland, 1890s.
internegative at lower right:-
H. Bell
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late

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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Yewbarrow
hill hachuring

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

old print:- Otley 1823 (4th edn 1830)

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.
Page 129:-
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The Mountains round Wastwater: / as seen from the Strands in Nether Wasdale.
Buckbarrow Pike / Middlefell / Yewbarrow / Great Gable / Lingmell / Great-end Crag / Scawfell Pike / Scawfell / Screes

placename:- Yewbarrow
date:- 1830
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old print:- Otley 1823 (8th edn 1849)

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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Engraving, outline view of mountains, Mountains of Wast Water as seen from Nether Wasdale, drawn by T Binns, engraved by O Jewitt, opposite p.22 of A Descriptive Guide of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, 8th edition, 1849.
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Engraving, outline view of mountains, A Group of Mountains seen from Helvellyn, looking towards the South West, drawn by T Binns, engraved by O Jewitt, opposite p.50 of A Descriptive Guide of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, 8th edition, 1849.

placename:- Yewbarrow
date:- 1849
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

old print:- 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 31:-
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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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placename:- Yewbarrow

old print:- Matthew 1866

Guide book, The English Lakes, Peaks and Passes, from Kendal to Keswick, by George King Matthew, published by J Richardson, Highgate, Kendal, Westmorland, 1866.
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Print, engraving, outline view, Mountains as seen from the Road to Wastwater near Murthwaiteside, Cumberland, published by J Richardson, Highgate, Kendal, Westmorland, 1866.
Tipped in before p.1 of The English Lakes, Peaks and Passes, from Kendal to Keswick, by George King Matthew.
printed at bottom:-
MOUNTAINS AS SEEN FROM THE ROAD TO WASTWATER NEAR MURTHWAITESIDE.
printed at caption to mountains:-
... Yewbarrow. ...

placename:- Yewbarrow
date:- 1866
period:- 19th century, late

old print:- Black 1856 (23rd edn 1900)

Guide book, Black's Guide to the English Lakes, published by Adam and Charles Black, North Bridge, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, or Soho Square, London, 1856 to 1900s onwards.
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Print, lithograph, Outline Views, Haws and Wastwater - Mountains as seen from Burn-Banks near the Foot of Hawes Water, and Mountains as seen near Nether Wastdale at the First Bridge on the road to Wast-Water, by J Flintoft, Keswick, Cumberland, engraved by R Mason, Edinburgh, Lothian, about 1900.
... 3 Yewbarrow ...

placename:- Yewbarrow
date:- 1900
period:- 1900s

old print:- Pyne 1853

Set of prints, The English Lake District, or Lake Scenery of England, scenes painted by James Barker Pyne, lithographed by W Gauci, published by Thomas Agnew and Sons, Manchester, 1853; published 1853-70.
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Wast Water
Drawn by James Barker Pyne, 1848-1853, lithographed by T Picken, 1859.
date:- 1848=1853
period:- 19th century, early; 19th century, late; 1840s; 1850s

old print:- Linton 1852

Guide book, A Handbook of the Whitehaven and Furness Railway, guide to the Lake District etc, by John Linton, published by Whittaker and Co, London, etc, 1852.
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Print, engraving, outline views, Mountains as Seen from the Esk Viaduct, the Eskmeals Viaduct, and Mountains as Seen from the Viaduct near Drigg, the Irt Viaduct, Whitehaven and Furness Junction Railway, Cumberland, engraved by W H Lizars, Edinburgh, published by Whittaker and Co, London, and by R Gibson and Son and by Callander and Dixon, Whitehaven, Cumberland, 1852.
Tipped in opposite p.86 of A Handbook of the Whitehaven and Furness Railway, by John Linton.
printed at upper scene, top:-
MOUNTAINS AS SEEN FROM THE ESK VIADUCT.

placename:- Yewbarrow
date:- 1852
period:- 19th century, late

old print:- Farington 1816 (plate 25)

Set of prints, 43 engravings, The Lakes of Lancashire, Westmorland, and Cumberland, drawings by Jospeph Farington, with text by Thomas Hartwell Horne, published by T Cadell, and W Davies, Strand, and by J M'Creery, Black Horse Court, Fleet Street, London, 1816.
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Print, uncoloured engraving, Wastdale Village, drawn by Joseph Farington, engraved by J Landseer, published by T Cadell and W Davies, Strand, London, 1815.
Plate 25 in The Lakes of Lancashire, Westmorland and Cumberland ... with text by Thomas Hartwell Horne:-
... Excepting the opening towards the Lake the valley is closely surrounded by mountains. That which is most conspicuous in our view rises in the form of a cone, to a stupendous height, and presents a precipitous front; which, under varying effects of light and shade, exhibits alternately the aweful, the beautiful, and the sublime. ...
date:- 1815
period:- 19th century, early

old print:- Green 1809

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Print, soft ground etching, Bridge at Bowderdale, Nether Wasdale, Cumberland, by William Green, published by William Green, Ambleside, Westmorland, and Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme, Paternoster Row, London, 1809.
Plate 46 in Seventy Eight Studies from Nature.
printed in introductory pages to set of prints:-
Number 46. Bowderdale is a solitary house, ... the conical mountain is Yewbarrow.
printed at bottom:-
BRIDGE AT BOWDERDALE. / Published Ambleside, Augst. 1st. 1809, by W. Green.

placename:- Yewbarrow
date:- 1809
period:- 19th century, early

old print:- Green 1819

Guide book, 2 volumes, The Tourist's New Guide, by William Green, Ambleside, published by R Lough and Co, Chronicle Office, Finkle Street, Kendal, and others, 1819 and 1820.
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Print, aquatint, Over Beck Bridge on Wast Water, Nether Wasdale, Cumberland, by William Green, 1819, published by R Lough and Co, Chronicle Office, Finkle Street, Kendal, and others, 1820.
Tipped in opposite vol.2 p.247 of The Tourist's New Guide, by William Green.
printed at bottom right, centre:-
Vol.2, page 247, line 19. / OVER BECK BRIDGE on WAST WATER. / Published at Ambleside, Augt. 1. 1819, by Wm. Green.
date:- 1819
period:- 19th century, early

old print:- Rowbotham 1875

Set of prints, Views in the English Lake District, by T L Rowbotham, published by Marcus Ward and Co, London? 1875?
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Print, colour lithograph? Wast Water, Cumberland, by T L Rowbotham, published by Marcus Ward and Co, London? 1875?
Included in the set of prints, Views in the English Lake District.
printed at lower left, right:-
Rowbotham / MARCUS WARD & CO
date:- 1875
period:- 19th century, late

old print:-
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Print, uncoloured engraving, Head of Wastwater, drawn by IW, engraved by R Scott, about 1800?
printed at bottom left, right, centre:-
I.W. delint. / R. Scott sculpt. / The Head of Wastwater
date:- 1800
period:- 19th century, early

old print:- Black 1841 (3rd edn 1846)

Guide book, Black's Picturesque Guide to the English Lakes, published by Adam and Charles Blck, North Bridge, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, 1841 to 1888.
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Print, engraving, outline view, Mountains as seen from Burn Banks near the Foot of Hawes Water, and Mountains as seen near Strands in Wastdale at the First bridge on the Road to Wast Water, by J Flintoft, Keswick, Cumberland, engraved by R Mason, Edinburgh, Lothian, about 1846.
... 3 Yewbarrow ...

placename:- Yewbarrow
date:- 1844
period:- 19th century, early

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- 11.5.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- From the East. -- 20.5.2008
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- 3.6.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- 3.6.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- From Pillar. -- 25.6.2009
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- Mosedale and Yewbarrow. -- 25.6.2009
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- 11.5.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- 18.6.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- and Dropping Crag. -- 18.6.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- Summit. -- 18.6.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- Cairn on summit. -- 18.6.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yewbarrow -- Nether Wasdale -- Cumbria / -- Panorama - Haycock, Red Pike, Pillar, Kirk Fell, Great Gable, Sca Fell. -- 18.6.2013

button   B Chimney, Dropping Crag
button   C Chimney, Dropping Crag
button   E Chimney, Dropping Crag
button   Mossy Face, Bell Rib
button   Overbeck Buttress, Dropping Crag
button   Route 1, Bell Rib
button   Route 2, Bell Rib
button   Slab Climb, Bell Rib
button   trig point, NY1733508474

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