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placename:- Two Lions Inn
other name:- Newhall
other name:- Dockray Hall
other name:- Gerard Lowther House
locality:- Penrith
parish Penrith town, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
inn
coordinates:- NY51572997
10Km square:- NY52

1Km square NY5129

old print:- Taylor 1892

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Print, imagined plan of the Two Lions Inn, Penrith, Cumberland, published for the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, by Titus Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, and by Charles Thurnam and Sons, Carlisle, Cumberland, 1892.
Tipped in opposite p.255 of The Old Manorial Halls of Cumberland and Westmorland, by Michael Waistell Taylor.

placename:- Two Lions Inn
date:- 1892
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old print:- Taylor 1892

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Print, family tree pertinent to the heraldic plaster ceiling in the Two Lions Inn, Penrith, Cumberland, published for the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, by Titus Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, and by Charles Thurnam and Sons, Carlisle, Cumberland, 1892.
Tipped in opposite p.255 of The Old Manorial Halls of Cumberland and Westmorland, by Michael Waistell Taylor.

placename:- Two Lions Inn
person:- : Lowther Family
person:- : Dudley Family
person:- : Clifford Family
person:- : Threlkeld Family
person:- : Pudsey Family
person:- : Radcliff Family
date:- 1892
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old print:- Taylor 1892

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Print, Plaster Ceiling, Gerard Lowther House - Two Lions Inn, Penrith, Cumberland, published for the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, by Titus Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, and by Charles Thurnam and Sons, Carlisle, Cumberland, 1892.
Tipped in between pp.256-257 of The Old Manorial Halls of Cumberland and Westmorland, by Michael Waistell Taylor.

placename:- Gerard Lowther House
other name:- Two Lions Inn
person:- : Lowther Family
person:- : Dudley Family
person:- : Clifford Family
person:- : Threlkeld Family
person:- : Pudsey Family
person:- : Radcliff Family
date:- 1892
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
TWO LIONS PUBLIC HOUSE AND INTEGRAL STABLES / / GREAT DOCKRAY / PENRITH / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II[star] / 72855 / NY5157029970

placename:- Two Lions
district:- Eden
listed building -- stable
coordinates:- NY51572997
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

hearsay The bar has a plaster ceiling, 1585, with coats of arms of the Dudley, Lowther, Radcliffe, Threlkeld Familes, etc.

notes early hall
Perriam, D R & Robinson, J: 1998: Medieval Fortified Buildings of Cumbria: CWAAS:: ISBN 1 873124 23 6; plan

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