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The Lake District ORDNANCE SURVEY TOURIST MAP
1925. Scale 1" to 1 Mile. Cloth backed. Coloured wraps with illustration by Ellis Martin, cream ground. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include WESTMORELAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-3124) £9.00
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Lake District ORDNANCE SURVEY MAP Composite sheet.
Printed from an Electrotype taken in 1884. Scale 1" to 1 mile, size 36" X 37", dissected and mounted on linen, folding into small 8vo marbled wraps, inserted in red cloth- covered slipcase which lacks label from front. Borders shaded in pink and mauve, lakes shaded blue, roads, parkland, railways hand-coloured. Border all round. Extends to Dalton in Furness, Tunstall, Skiddaw, Clifton. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include GENERAL [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-2837) £110.00
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Garnet (J), Publisher VIEWS OF THE ENGLISH LAKES Fifteen engraved views.
c1850. Lacks wraps. Decorative title with two soldiers. Size of views approx. 3" x 5", overall size 5" x 9". Tissue guards Four of the pages have double views in two adjacent circles. Includes Mill on the Stock, Ambleside; Barrow Fall; Dungeon Ghyll; Rydal Water; Windermere. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include GENERAL [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-2738) £45.00
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Duke of Cumberland AN ACT for enabling His Majesty to settle an Annuity on Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cumberland, in case Her surviving His royal Highness the Duke of Cumberland.
London: Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, 1818. Pages numbered 229-230, small folio, disbound, Act of Parliament. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-2680) £12.00
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Carlisle and Canobie Railway SUBSCRIPTION CONTRACT
1855. Indenture between several persons and Isaac Cartmell of Carlisle, Tanner, and William Richardson, Ironmonger, 'for subscribing to a Company called 'The Carlisle and Canobie Railway Company... applying to Parliament for enabling the Company to make the following Railway and Branch Branch Railways...' 4p on parchment, manuscript, unsigned, with 10 ruled in columns for signatures etc, with numerous small wax seal, none of which have been filled in. Size 18" x 12", morocco wraps with gilt title. Presumably a surplus or draft copy. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-2586) £75.00
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Bowen (E) A NEW MAP OF THE COUNTIES OF CUMBERLAND AND WESTMORELAND Divided into their respective Wards From the Best Surveys and Intelligences, Illustrated with Historical Extracts relative to Natural History, Produce, Trade and Manufactures Shewing also the Rectories & Vicarages With various other Improvements.
1760. Engraved map, size 27" x 20", folded, not dissected. Original colouring of borders of Hundreds and border of map. Decorative cartouche, and dedication top right to Sir James Lowther. Descriptive text around edge of map. Map trimmed to within a quarter of an inch of border, losing imprint (as was often done with folded maps). Two tiny splits in paper where folds meet reinforced on verso with archival tape. Small light brown spot in border bottom right. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-2543) £180.00
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Bootle and Broughton, Cumberland and Lancashire PARTICULARS OF SALE AND PLANS of Freehold and Customaryhold Land, Dwelling-Houses, and Cottages, to be Offered for Sale by Auction... 25th May, 1887.
1887. 5pp., plus two very large folding coloured plans. Folio, folded with docket title. The Vendors were the Trustees of the late Rev. J. Postlethwaite. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include YORKSHIRE [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-2541) £32.00
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Colby LEASE for seven years of the 'tithe sheaves of corn and grain arising... out of the Township of Colby', Sir Philip Musgrave of Edenhall in Cumberland to James Hanson of Colby, yeoman.
1766. 3p., folio, in a bold hand. signed and witnessed with small wax seal. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include WESTMORELAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-1967) £20.00
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Wreay, Hesket ABSTRACT OF TITLE to a house and lands in Wreay, and land in Hesket.
1856. 3p., folio. Details title from 1830. Names mentioned include Longrigg and Harrison. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-391) £8.00
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Workington AN ACT for repairing the Road from the City of Carlisle.... to the Market and Sea-port Town of Workington....
1753. 32pp, disbound, plus cover leaf. Off-setting. Act of Parliament. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-390) £10.00
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Wigton FEOFFMENT of a parcel of ground in Wigton, called the Croft, part of land formerly called Black Swan Croft, near John Meal's warehouse, Anne Drewry to George Winter.
1820. Vellum, size 21" x 27", two small holes affecting a few letters, wax seal. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-389) £16.00
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Westward, near Wigton HAZELSPRING FARM The Property of The Right Honble. Lord Leconfield. 1864. Traced from unfinished Ordnance Plans of the Parish Westward.
Signed W.L.M. 12th March 1864. Lightly coloured manuscript plan in brownish tracing paper mounted on paper then on linen, size 28" x 30", folding into 8vo marbled wraps. Scale 25" to 1 mile. Shows buildings at Wallace Lane, Hazelspring, Hilltop, Studholme Rigg Wood, fields with acreage etc., river, streams, roads... together with... HILL TOP FARM The Property of the Right Honble Lord Leconfield. 1864. Similar plan, size 33 " x 55", folding into 8vo marbled wraps. The two plans fit together, with some overlap. The area of Hazelspring Farm is coloured pink and Hill Top Farm green. 2 items. Neat manuscript labels on wraps. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-388) £60.00
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Westward CERTIFICATE OF REDEMPTION OF THE LAND TAX
1798. for John Taylor of Stonecarse, Clerk. Printed certificate with coat of Arms, manuscript insertions, size 15" x 17", signed by the two commissioners. Form printed on verso for 16 installments, headed 'Consols' in MS, with last installment completed. Refers to parcel of land in the Township of Blencogo in Bromfield, and and tenement in the Township of Stoneraise in Westward. Fixed to the corner are two certificates for amounts of Land Tax. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-387) £20.00
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Solway Moss, Longtown GEOLOGICAL SURVEY Sheet No. 107 N.E. (New Series Sheet 11).
Embossed Ordnance stamp, 1890. Fully hand-coloured map, scale 1" to 1 mile, size approx. 13" x 19", plus margins, linen-backed, key in margin. Shows only a small portion in bottom right corner, as the area beyond the Scottish border is blank. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-386) £10.00
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Penrith PARTICULARS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE of Freehold Premises at Netherend, which will be sold by Auction.... the 7th day of June, 1855....
1855. 2pp., folio, plus docket title. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-385) £15.00
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Penrith MARY BELL'S ASIGNMENT Whereas Mary Bell, of Penrith, Milliner & Straw Bonnet Maker, hath by an indenture... assigned all her Personal Estate to the said John Pattinson and Joseph Birkett... In Trust for the benefit of... her Creditors...
B.T. Sweeten, Printer, Penrith. 1859. Poster, size 11" x 9", heading in large letters., informing creditors of the indenture held at Brunskill's, Solicitors. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-384) £24.00
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Manor of Dufton ADMISSION at a Court Baron of Edward Millward, 11th July, 1772, of William Ellwood to a messuage and part of a tenement formerly belonging to John Lowes and Two Cattlegaits in Dufton Pike and two in Flaskhow.
1772. Printed form with manuscript inserts, oblong foolscap. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-382) £15.00
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Longwathby TO BE SOLD by Public Auction At the House of Wm. Western, Butcher in Longwathby by Virtue of Her Majesty's Writ of Fieri Facias... all his Stock, Crop, and household Furniture Consisting of 1 Milch Cow, 3 Fat Sheep, 2 Pigs... Fenders, Fire Irons, Pans...
H. Brown, Printer, Penrith. 1858. Poster, size 11" x 9", printed with large type-face. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-381) £25.00
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Kirklinton VALUABLE ESTATES for Sale. To be Peremptorily Sold, by Public Auction, at the Scotch Arms Inn, Rickergate, Carlisle.... All that Freehold and Tithe-Free Estate known by the name of Field Foot.... also a Freehold Estate called Close House....
P. Scott, Printer, Carlisle, 1824. Handbill, size 12" x 7", traces of folds, some contemporary notes in a very small hand. With descriptions of properties. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-380) £24.00
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Keswick area RENTAL BOOK of the Trustees of D. Carrick Esq.
1832-1863. Notebook size 6" x 4", red morocco boards, spine worn at top. 232 pages in a neat hand, with names of rent payers on right (some months there are about 20 names), and amount, and on left disbursments, which include taxes, money for repairs, 'cash for ale at Mrs Tweddles for Workmen at Kingmoor', 'Richd. Cowin for Thatching at Rockcliff', 'Wm. Sowerby for a Pump Tree for Hill House', 'Mary Hudart her Annuity'. Among the payers of rent are 'The Botchergate Foundry'. Places mentioned as well as Kingmoor and Rockcliff are: Warehouses in Abbey St., Milthorp, Braithwaite. A note on the endpaper of 1854 reads 'Angus Beles was sold to Isaac Brown for 3000. Better Farm than Hill House. R.A.' --- Please e- mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include CUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK48-379) £75.00
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