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place:- poorhouse, Hawkshead
locality:- Gallowbarrow
parish Hawkshead parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
poorhouse
coordinates:- SD350985
10Km square:- SD39
References Camden 1789

1Km square SD3598

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 143:-
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Inscription on the poor-house at Gallow Barrow near Hawkshead:
person:- : Sandys, Thomas
person:- : Satterthwaite, George
person:- : Dennison, William
date:- 1789
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

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