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Renwick Parish, 1848


RENWICK (All Saints), a parish, in the union of Penrith, Leath ward, E. division of Cumberland, 11 miles (N.E. by E.) from Penrith; containing 319 inhabitants. It comprises by measurement 4,231 acres, of which 1619 are arable, and 2,528 stunted meadow and mountain land. The living is a perpetual curacy; net income, £92; patrons, the Trustees of the late W. Lawson, Esq. The tithes were commuted for land in 1814. The church was rebuilt in 1733, and again, on a larger scale, in 1846. There is a place of worship for Wesleyans.

Extract from: A Topographical Dictionary of England comprising the several counties, cities, boroughs, corporate and market towns, parishes, and townships..... 7th Edition, by Samuel Lewis, London, 1848.

Renwick Cumberland, Parishes and Townships, 1848 Church of All Saints, Renwick
Church of All Saints, Renwick
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Church of All Saints, Renwick
- Overview Map Street View All Saints Church is located in Renwick in the Eden district of Cumbria. There has been a church on this site at Renwick since medieval times. ...

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