Harrington

  • Description

    "Ancient parish in Allerdale above Derwent ward, Cumberland. Northern part of parish was transferred to Workington MB 1934, when remainder was re-named Lowca CP.....manor of Harrington held of Workington by Harrington (or ‘Haverington’) family in 13th and 14th centuries. It descended by marriage to Henry Grey, duke of Suffolk (executed 1554) and in 1556/7 was granted by Crown to Henry Curwen of Workington; thereafter it descended with Workington...."
  • Owner

    Cumbria County History Trust
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Link: https://www.cumbriacountyhistory.org.uk/township/harrington
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 1 week ago
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