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placename:- Strandshag Bay
site name:- Derwent Water
parish Keswick parish, once in Cumberland
parish Borrowdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
bay
coordinates:- NY266221
10Km square:- NY22

1Km square NY2622

photograph

Strandshag Bay -- Derwent Water -- Keswick and Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- 24.8.2008

old text:- Clarke 1787

Guide book, A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire, by James Clarke, Penrith, Cumberland, and in London etc, 1787 and 1789; and Plans of the Lakes ... 1793.
Page 82:-
... [Grange, Borrowdale] ... The river is navigable hither, when the water is pretty high, for boats, which carry down blue slate, wood, charcoal, oak, bark, lead-ore, &c. to Crow Park, or Transhag-End.

placename:- Transhag End
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old map:- Clarke 1787 map (Der)

Map series, lakes and roads to the Lakes, by James Clarke, engraved by S J Neele, 352 Strand, London, included in A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, published by James Clarke, Penrith, and in London etc, from 1787 to 1793.
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bay

date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old print:- Green 1819

Guide book, 2 volumes, The Tourist's New Guide, by William Green, Ambleside, published by R Lough and Co, Chronicle Office, Finkle Street, Kendal, and others, 1819 and 1820.
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Print, aquatint, Derwent Water from Strands Hagg, Keswick, Cumberland, by William Green, 1819, published by R Lough and Co, Chronicle Office, Finkle Street, Kendal, and others, 1820.
Tipped in opposite vol.2 p.106 of The Tourist's New Guide, by William Green.
printed at bottom right, centre:-
Vol.2, page 106, line 11. / DERWENT WATER from STRANDS HAGG. / Published at Ambleside, Augt. 1. 1819, by Wm. Green.

placename:- Strands Hagg
date:- 1819
period:- 19th century, early

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