Workington Hall from 1569 town plan

Woorkkyngton Manor House 1569

a) Byers RLM (1998), The History of Workington, An Illustrated History from Earliest Times to AD 1865, Pub: Richard Byers. Cockermouth. ISBN 9780952981220. The image to the right, is a small part of a much larger town map on page 120. The map was published one year after Mary Queen of Scot's visit. When Woorkkington must have been a 'talking point'. Richard points out, 'How accurately it depicts the Elizabethan Hall is open to conjecture.'