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placename:- Broad Haystack
locality:- Borrowdale Fells
locality:- Stonethwaite
parish Borrowdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
hill
coordinates:- NY261132
10Km square:- NY21

1Km square NY2613

descriptive text:- Otley 1823 (5th edn 1834)

Guidebook, Concise Description of the English Lakes, later A Description of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, published by the author, Keswick, Cumberland, by J Richardson, London, and by Arthur Foster, Kirky Lonsdale, Cumbria, 1823 onwards.
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Page 25:-
[from Fangs Brow] ... between the last [Honister Crag] and Rannerdale Knot, is just seen a part of the mountain called Hay Stacks, near Stonethwaite in Borrowdale. ...

placename:- Hays Stacks
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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