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place:- toll house, Fawcett Forest
site name:- road, Kendal to Shap
parish Fawcett Forest parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
toll gate; toll house; building/s
coordinates:- NY54640126
10Km square:- NY50

1Km square NY5401


toll house, Fawcett Forest -- road, Kendal to Shap -- Fawcett Forest -- Cumbria / -- 30.3.2007

old map:- OS County Series

A toll bar or turn pike is marked here.
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.
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

road book:- Cary 1798 (2nd edn 1802)

Road book, Cary's New Itinerary, by John Cary, published by G and J Cary, 86 St James's Street, London, 1798-1828.
thumbnail C38267, button to large image
page 267-268
Huck - T.G.
toll gate; 6m 2f from Kendal

placename:- Huck
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old directory:- Parson and White 1829

Book, History, Directory, and Gazetteer, of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmorland, with that Part of the Lake District in Lancashire, forming the Lordships of Furness and Cartmel, by William Parson and William White, published by W White and Co, 1829.
Lists Matthew Laycock, toll collector

placename:- Bannisdale Gate
person:- toll collector : Laycock, Matthew
date:- 1829
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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