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place:- toll gate, Ellen Bridge
locality:- Ellen Bridge
parish Maryport parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
toll gate
coordinates:- NY03923643
10Km square:- NY03

1Km square NY0336

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 45 5)

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.
at junction, lines across both roads; no obvious toll house.
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

directory:- Bulmer 1883 (Cmd) -- probably relevant

Book, History, Topography and Directory of West Cumberland, published by T Bulmer and Co, Manchester, Lancashire, 1883.
toll collector, George, William, Maryport Bridge Tollgate, Ellenborough

placename:- Maryport Bridge Tollgate
person:- toll collector : George, William
date:- 1883
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

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