Completed Draft Township Histories

Eventually, there will be 348 histories here, one for every township or parish in Cumbria. 

We have made a start, and full draft histories have been completed for the following places. They can be downloaded as pdf documents:

MOSSER

RENWICK

SKELSMERGH

HELSINGTON

GAMBLESBY

ANGERTON

NATLAND

KIRKOSWALD

STAFFIELD

 

Partial interim draft histories have been produced for the following places:

KIRKANDREWS ON ESK

STANWIX (Religious History)

 

Kirkby Lonsdale Ancient Parish

We aim to publish a volume covering the nine townships of Kirkby Lonsdale parish in a single volume. Here you can read the initial interim drafts for each township. These need further research, but have been posted here for interest. Please do not quote from them without seeking permission first.

BARBON
CASTERTON
FIRBANK
HUTTON ROOF
KILLINGTON
KIRKBY LONSDALE
LUPTON
MANSERGH
MIDDLETON