Dalton in Furness Parish

  • Description

    "Ancient parish in Lonsdale hundred, Lancashire North of the Sands, covering much of southern end of Furness peninsula, and divided into four quarters or ‘bierleys’: Hawcoat, Yarlside, Above Town, and Dalton. Hawcoat and the bulk of Yarlside became part of new town of Barrow-in-Furness in 1867 (q.v.); from 1881 Dalton CP (UD from 1894 to 1974) consisted of divisions of Dalton Proper and Above Town..."
  • Owner

    Cumbria County History Trust
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: https://www.cumbriacountyhistory.org.uk/township/dalton-furness
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 11 months ago
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