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placename:- Nunnery
parish Ainstable parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
locality
coordinates:- NY536428
10Km square:- NY54

1Km square NY5342

old map:- Ford 1839 map

Map of the Lake District, published in A Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, 1839.
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Nunnery

placename:- Nunnery
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760 -- probably relevant

New Map of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmoreland, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin, published by T Bowles, John Bowles and Son, Robert Sayer, and John Tinney, 1760; published 1760-87.
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Runny
circle and line

placename:- Runny
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd)

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
image MD12NY54, button   goto source.
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Nunnery
Circle.

placename:- Nunnery
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Jansson 1646

Map, Cumbria et Westmoria, or Cumberland and Westmorland, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Jansson, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1646; published 1646-1724.
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Nunny
Buildings and tower.

placename:- Nunny
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Cmd)

Maps, The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Cheif Towne, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland and the Ancient Citie Carlile, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by John Speed, London, 1611; published 1611-1770.
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Nunny
circle, tower

placename:- Nunny
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1579

image Sax9NY54, button   goto source.
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Building, symbol for a hamlet, which may or may not have a nucleus.
Nunnye

placename:- Nunnye
county:- Cumberlandia
hamlet
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

button   Armathwaite Nunnery, Ainstable
button   chapel, Nunnery
button   Croglin Low Bridge, Nunnery
button   Nunnery Fall, Ainstable
button   Nunnery Walks, Ainstable

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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