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Maiden Way, Westmorland

Historical Description

Maiden Way, a Roman road in Westmorland and Cumberland. It was a branch of Watling Street; it commenced at Kirkby Thore, in Westmorland; and it went northward, over Cross Fell, past Whitley Castle and Caervorran, or Magna-on-the-Wall, to Bewcastle. Some portions of it are still distinctly traceable.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Westmorland is available to browse.