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placename:- Horse House
parish Fawcett Forest parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
building/s; barn; stable
coordinates:- NY55120418
10Km square:- NY50
References Ogilby 1675 (plate 38)

1Km square NY5504

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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Horse House
circle and line, by the road

placename:- Horse House
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Simpson 1746 map (Wmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland? in The Agreeable Historian by Samuel Simpson, printed by R Walker, Fleet Lane, London, 1746.
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Horse House

placename:- Horse House
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1746
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

old map:- Bowen 1720 (plate 94)

Road book, Britannia Depicta Or Ogilby Improv'd, including road strip maps with sections in Westmorland, scale about 2 miles to 1 inch, derived from maps by Ogilby, 1675, and a county map of Westmorland, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, with text by John Owen, published by Emanuel Bowen, London, 1720; published 1720-64.
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Horse House
At mile 265+.

placename:- Horse House
date:- 1720
period:- 18th century, early; 1720s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Wmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
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Horse Hause
Perhaps a pass, no symbol.

placename:- Horse Hause
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 38)

Road book, Britannia, strip road maps, with sections in Westmorland and Cumberland etc, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by John Ogilby, London, 1675; and a general map of England and Wales.
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In mile 265, Westmorland.
horse house
house drawn on the left of the road.

placename:- Horse House
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

old map:- Millward and Dickinson 1737

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placename:- Horsehouse
date:- 1737
period:- 18th century, early; 1730s

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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Horse House
circle, italic lowercase text; village, hamlet or locality

placename:- Horse House
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1742
period:- 18th century, early

hearsay John Ogilby shows and names a house here. The present farm buildings are not regarded as barn by the farmers, nor thought to have been domestic.
Though ... other opinions have been expressed.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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