• Description

    "Ancient parish in Allerdale above Derwent ward, Cumberland, which included townships of Dean, Branthwaite and Ullock, Pardshaw & Deanscales. CP enlarged by absorbing Eaglesfield CP of the Five Towns in honour of Cockermouth. Manor of Dean descended with honour until granted to Sir Thomas Wharton 1530; repurchased by duke of Somerset (lord of honour of Cockermouth) 1738/9. Manor of Branthwaite descended in Branthwaite family until passing by marriage to Robert de Whitrigg c.1320...."
  • Owner

    Cumbria County History Trust
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 2 years, 7 months ago
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