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placename:- Penhurrock
parish Asby parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
tumulus
coordinates:- NY628104
10Km square:- NY61
References OS County Series (Wmd 22)

1Km square NY6210

source:- OS County Series (Wmd 22)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
Penhurrock (Tumulus)

placename:- Penhurrock
date:- 1860=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

old text:- Camden 1789 (Gough Additions)

Britannia, or A Chorographical Description of the Flourishing Kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland, by William Camden, 1586, translated from the 1607 Latin edition by Richard Gough, published London, 1789.
Page 162:-
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In Crosby Ravensworth parish is a remarkable heap of stones called Penhurrock, probably a tumulus.

placename:- Penhurrock
parish Crosby Ravensworth parish, once in Westmorland
date:- 1789
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

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