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placename:- Nether Bower
locality:- Longsleddale
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY50630206
10Km square:- NY50

1Km square NY5002

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Nether Bower -- Longsleddale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 1.2.2011
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Nether Bower -- Longsleddale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 30.3.2004

observation The main room of the house has 'beams', boxed in somethings rather than solid beams. The face of one of these has three inscriptions:-
THE ROCK WAS BLASTED OUT TO PARTLY MAKE ROOM FOR THE HOUSE / AND THE WALLS BUILT BY MATTHEW H. THOMPSON OF GARNETT BRIDGE.
THIS HOUSE, CALLED NETHER BOWER, WAS BUILT BY ALFRED WILSON / OF STAFFORD, AND MARY HIS WIFE, IN THE YEAR 1913 GEORGE V REX.
ROGER MARTINDALE OF LOW HOUSE LONGSLEDDALE MADE THE ROAD UP / TO THIS HOUSE, GEO. ELLIOT AND SON, GARNETT BRIDGE CARPENTERS.

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Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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