Strickland Ketel, 1848
STRICKLAND-KETEL, a township, in the parish, union, and ward of Kendal, county of Westmorland, 2 miles (N. by W.) from Kendal; containing 466 inhabitants. This township, with Strickland-Roger, constitutes the chapelry of Burneside. It is bounded on the east by the Kent river, and comprises 2302a. 3r. 19p., whereof 1842 acres are arable, 400 pasture, and 32 woodland. The tithes have been commuted for £150. 2. 10½. The chapel of Burneside is situated within the township.
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.