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STAFFIELD, a township, in the parish of KirkOswald, union of Penrith, Leath ward, E. division of Cumberland, l½ mile (N.N.W.) from Kirk-Oswald; containing 257 inhabitants. The village is situated in a deep vale, on the north side of the river Croglin; and near it are the remains of an old border fortification called Scarrowmanwick. Staffield Hall is distinguished for its walks and beautiful scenery.

Extract from: A Topographical Dictionary of England comprising the several counties, cities, boroughs, corporate and market towns, parishes, and townships..... 7th Edition, by Samuel Lewis, London, 1848.

Cumbria Staffield Hall The Nunnery, Staffield
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Staffield

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Roadside bench at Staffield

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Staffield Hall

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Staffield
- "Township in Kirkoswald parish, Leath ward, Cumberland. Absorbed into Kirkoswald CP 1934....manor of Staffield held by Thomas de Moulton of Gilsland by c.1300, passing to Dacres and descending ...

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