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place:- footbridge, Bowderdale
locality:- Bowderdale
parish Ravenstonedale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
footbridge; bridge
coordinates:- NY6704
10Km square:- NY60

1Km square NY6704

old print:-
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Print, Bridge at Bowderdale, Ravenstonedale, Westmorland, drawn and engraved by William Green, Ambleside, Westmorland, 1809.
A flimsy wooden bridge spans a rocky stream; the left hand bank is fringed with trees whilst the right is formed by a rocky escarpment. In centre of composition a distant mountain rises.
printed at bottom centre:-
BRIDGE AT BOWDERDALE. Published Ambleside. Augst 1st 1809 by W. Green.
date:- 1809
period:- 19th century, early

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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