Glassonby Township

  • Description

    "Township in Addingham parish, Leath ward, Cumberland. CP enlarged by absorbing Gamblesby CP 1934....Glassonby and Gamblesby held jointly by descendants of Hildred of Carlisle from 12th century, passed to Sir Christopher Seton, on whose execution in 1306 they were forfeited to Crown. Glassonby then came to Dacres, whose successors sold it 1716 to Sir Christopher Musgrave of Edenhall, in whose family it remained in 19th century...."
  • 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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