button to main menu   Old Cumbria Gazetteer
There was perhaps.
place:- roman fort, Westward
parish Westward parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumberland
roman fort
coordinates:- NY283422
10Km square:- NY24
References Morden 1695 (Cmd)

1Km square NY2842

old map:- Donald 1774

Map, engraving, 3x2 sheets, The County of Cumberland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by Thomas Donald, engraved and published by Joseph Hodskinson, 29 Arundel Street, Strand, London, 1774.
Castra Exploratorum
Square symbol for a fort, W of a line between Clea Hall and Cleamire.

placename:- Castra Exploratorum
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1774
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
image MD12NY34, button   goto source.
thumbnail MD12NY34, button to large image
Castra Exploratorum
Drawing of a house.

placename:- Castra Exploratorum
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

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.
thumbnail BD10, button to large image
Castra Exploratorum
circle, italic lowercase text; roman fort, on a hillock

placename:- Castra Exploratorum
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1742
period:- 18th century, early

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

button to lakes menu  Lakes Guides menu.

©  Martin and Jean Norgate: 2014
mailto button  email:- JandMN@norgate.freeserve.co.uk
button, online connection  Other projects

button, online connection  Geography Department, Portsmouth University