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placename:- Old Mill Cottage
site name:- Combe Gill
parish Borrowdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
mill; water mill; corn mill
coordinates:- NY25331343
10Km square:- NY21

1Km square NY2513

photograph

Old Mill Cottage -- Combe Gill -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- 22.9.2010

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 70 14)

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.
Corn Mill
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old print:- Green 1809

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Print, soft ground etching, Mill in Borrowdale, now Old Mill Cottage on Combe Gill, Borrowdale, Cumberland, by William Green, published by William Green, Ambleside, Westmorland, and Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme, Paternoster Row, London, 1809.
Plate 70 in Seventy Eight Studies from Nature.
printed in introductory pages to set of prints:-
Number 70. Coom Gill, on which this building is situated, ...
printed at bottom:-
MILL IN BORROWDALE. / Published Ambleside, Augst. 1st. 1809, by W. Green.
date:- 1809
period:- 19th century, early

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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