Threlkeld

  • Description

    "Chapelry and township in Greystoke parish, Leath ward, Cumberland. Acreage: 5,956 acres [2410 ha]. Small open field (‘townfield’ of 11 acres [4 ha]) enclosed 1842. Threlkeld Common, covering 1,102 acres [446 ha] of fells around Saddleback/Blencathra, remains unenclosed common land. Population: rising from 260 in 1801 to 419 by 1881; then more rapid increase to peak of 614 by 1931; followed by decline to 454 by 2001....."
  • Owner

    Cumbria County History Trust
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: https://www.cumbriacountyhistory.org.uk/township/threlkeld
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 months, 2 weeks ago
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