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place:- boundary stone, Longsleddale/Shap Rural (7)
site name:- Branstree
locality:- boundary, Longsleddale/Shap Rural
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
parish Shap Rural parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
boundary stone; parish boundary mark; estate boundary mark
coordinates:- NY47760982
10Km square:- NY40

1Km square NY4709

photograph

boundary stone, Longsleddale/Shap Rural (7) -- Branstree -- boundary, Longsleddale/Shap Rural -- Longsleddale and Shap Rural -- Cumbria / -- North face letter 'L' about 6 inches high. -- L for Lowther, the landowner in Shap Rural parish, to the north. -- 20.8.2005
photograph

boundary stone, Longsleddale/Shap Rural (7) -- Branstree -- boundary, Longsleddale/Shap Rural -- Longsleddale and Shap Rural -- Cumbria / -- South face letter 'H' about 6 inches high. -- H for Harrison, the landowner in Longsleddale parish, to the south. -- 20.8.2005

The boundary stone is propped against the new fence, letters:-
L / H
on opposite sides. The boundary is between lands owned by Lowther and Harrison, and incidentally a parish boundary between Longsleddale and Shap Rural.


Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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