[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]
[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]

Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Kendal (district)

County Westmoreland
Transcript kendale
Icon description
Icons
Description red ink, within a cartouche
Appearances
  • red ink
  • written within a cartouche
Etymology Kent, Celtic river-name of uncertain origin + ON dalr, 'valley'
Translation
Earlier editors
Early Maps Kendale (Angliae Figura)
Overwritten no
Attested spelling Kendal' 1190 P