Completed Draft Township Histories
Eventually, there will be 345 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:
Partial interim draft histories have been produced for the following places:
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 Please do not quote from them without seeking permission first.
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