Selside & Whitwell

  • Description

    "Township in Kendal parish, Kendal ward, Westmorland....manor of Selside held by Thornburgh family by 14th century; Whitwell held by Bellingham family. Two manors united in 16th century by marriage of Thomasin Bellingham (d. 1582) to Sir William Thornburgh (d. 1552). Descended in Thornburgh family, but sold off in parts early 17th century. Selside Hall passed on death of Francis Thornburgh (d. 1769) to his sister Mary, wife of Ralph Riddell, in which family it remained until 2007...."
  • 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: 1 year, 8 months ago
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