Croglin Parish

  • Description

    "Ancient parish in Leath ward, Cumberland, comprising townships of Croglin and Newbiggin. Most of parish (except small area added to Cumrew CP) absorbed into Ainstable CP 1934....manor of Croglin held by Hastings family from 12th century, passing by marriage to Wharton family c.1300; sold by trustees of duke of Wharton 1739 to duke of Somerset, owner of Egremont and Cockermouth Castle estates. Manor of Brackenthwaite and Newbiggin in hands of Dacre family by c.1500...."
  • Owner

    Cumbria County History Trust
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Edmund Anon
    Last modified: 4 years, 2 months ago
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