Miscellaneous Sources and Resources

Here you will find links to various pages and pdfs, and to other websites providing a wide range of sources and resources relevant to the history of Cumbria. This area of the website is used to primarily to locate and 'store' new items posted to the site, and nearly all of these pages will appear elsewhere on the site.  They are in no particular order. As there are over 1300 entries here use the Index to Miscellaneous Resources to locate your item which is then linked to it. 

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Cumbria Newspapers List


Census for West Ward (pdf)

Census for West Ward (pdf)

Census for East Ward (pdf.)


Census for Allerdale Below (pdf)


Census for Lonsdale Ward (pdf)

Census for Lonsdale Ward (pdf)

List of 'Places' for Cumberland

The places fro which VCH histories will be written

List of 'Places' for Westmorland

The places for which VCH Township histories will be written

Census for Eskdale Ward (pdf)


Guide to CASCAT


Draft Article for Mosser


Census for Kendal Ward (pdf)


Census for Cumberland (pdf)


The Dacre Inheritance 1569-1601-survey guide-Richard Brockington


The Dacre Inheritance 1569-1601/The Narrative/Richard Brockington


Mosser Introduction


Mosser Landownership


Mosser Economic


Mosser Social


Mosser Religious


Mosser Local Government