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placename:- Fawcett Forest
other name:- Forest, The
parish Fawcett Forest parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
locality
coordinates:- NY535035
10Km square:- NY50

1Km square NY5303

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd)

Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by J Ainslie and perhaps T Donald, engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
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FAWCET FOREST
area; and
Fawset Forest
circle, labelled in italic lowercase text; settlement, farm, house, or hamlet?

placename:- Fawcet Forest
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

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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Fawset Wood
circle, tower

placename:- Fawset Wood
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Seller 1694 (Wmd)

Map, Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, by John Seller, 1694; editions to 1787.
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Fawsetwood
circle, italic lowercase text; settlement or house

placename:- Fawsetwood
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1694
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

table of distances:- Simons 1635

Table of distances and map of Westmorland, engraved by Jacob van Langeren, published by Mathew Simons, London, 1635-36.
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Fawsetwood N
and tabulated distances

placename:- Fawsetwood
date:- 1635
period:- 17th century, early; 1630s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Wmd)

Maps, The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Cheif Towne, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland and the Ancient Citie Carlile, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by John Speed, London, 1611; published 1611-1770.
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Fawsetwoode
circle, tower

placename:- Fawsetwoode
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

source:- Keer 1605

Map, Westmorlandia et Comberlandia, ie Westmorland and Cumberland now Cumbria, scale about 16 miles to 1 inch, probably by Pieter van den Keere, or Peter Keer, about 1605; published about 1605 to 1676.
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Fawsetwood
dot, circle and tower; village

placename:- Fawsetwood
county:- Westmorland

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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