Distington

  • Description

    Ancient parish in Allerdale above Derwent ward, Cumberland....manor of Distington descended from Gilbert of Dundraw c.1189 via Moresby and Dykes family to Fletchers who sold to Sir John Brougham 1720 who, in turn, sold to Sir James Lowther 1737...."
  • Owner

    Cumbria County History Trust
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Link: https://www.cumbriacountyhistory.org.uk/township/distington
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 2 months ago
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