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placename:- Bridge End
locality:- Longsleddale
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY51040094
10Km square:- NY50

1Km square NY5100

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Bridge End -- Longsleddale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 1.2.2011
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Bridge End -- Longsleddale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 22.4.2004

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 33 4)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
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Bridge End

placename:- Bridge End
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 33 4)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
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placename:- Bridge End
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

source:- OS 1881-82 New Series (outline edition)

Maps, parts of Westmorland, Cumberland, etc now Cumbria, New Series 1 inch maps of England, published by the Ordnance Survey, London, 1881-82; sheets 7, 11, 12, 16..19, 22..25, 28..31, 37..40, 47..50, 58.
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Bridge End

placename:- Bridge End
date:- 1881=1882
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

tithe schedule:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

Beware/ The schedule is arranged by Person; interpretting it by Place is not a certain procedure.
Schedule, each row gives:-
Field no. / Tenant's name / Close ie Field name / Type of culture / Area, acres
Owned by Trustees of Willliam Mattinson, tenanted by John Hoggarth; Bridge End.
/ / Mattinson Wm. Trustees of
/ 46 / John Hoggarth / Calf Parrock / Pas / 0 285
/ 47 / Do / Craggy parrock / Pas / 1 365
/ 48 / Do / Green / Pas / 0 870
/ 49 / Do / Scar Nursery / / 0 115
/ 50 / Do / Builds &c at Bridge End / / 0 445
/ 51 / Do / Brow / Pas / 3 970
/ 52 / Do / Grubbings / Mea / 1 755
/ 53 / Do / Great Intake / Pas / 4 335
/ 54 / Do / Bank House fld / Ar & Mea / 2 800
/ 55 / Do / Low Ings / Mea / 4 355
/ 56 / Do / High Ings / Mea / 3 835
/ 57 / Do / Little Meadow / Ar & Mea / 4 390
/ 58 / Do / Middle Field / Ar & Mea / 3 390
/ 59 / Do / Long Lands / Ar & Mea / 6 315
/ 60 / Do / Middle Intake / Pas / 2 280
/ 61 / Do / Far Intake / Pas / 1 410
/ 62 / Do / Mary Close / Pas / 2 745
/ 63 / Do / Lammas Mire / Pas / 1 415
/ 64 / Do / Spout Close / Pas / 2 270
/ 65 / Do / Piss Parrock / Pas / 0 630
/ 66 / Do / Spout-Close Parrock / Pas / 0 075
/ 67 / Do / High Pasture / Pas / 1 640
/ 68 / Do / Gill Side / Pas / 0 715
/ 69 / Do / Potter Fell / Pas / 178 603
/ / / / / [total] 230 008

placename:- Bridge End
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

source:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

Area 230.008 acres
Mattinson Wm. Trustees of / John Hoggarth / Bridge End / 230 008 230 0 2 / ...

placename:- Bridge End
person:- : Mattinson, William
person:- : Hoggarth, John
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

source:- EPNS Westmorland 1967

Named for an old footbridge here, across the River Sprint.

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
BRIDGE END FARMHOUSE / / / LONGSLEDDALE / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76403 / NY5104600976
courtesy of English Heritage
Farmhouse. Probably late C17 or early C18. Limewashed rubble with protruding through stones; graduated green slate roof with stone ridge; 2 end chimney stacks with slate drips, right hand one corbelled. C20 glazed door in central porch with rubble walls, pitched slate roof and side benches. C20 casements to either side under segmental arches, 2 C20 casements above, all in keeping. Interior has chamfered oak beams with plain end stops, small oak dog-leg stair with square newels, ingle-nook fireplace, some late C17 panelling and a plain spice cupboard. See RCHM p.158.

placename:- Bridge End Farm
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- NY51040097
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
BRIDGE END FARMHOUSE / / / LONGSLEDDALE / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76403 / NY5104600976
courtesy of English Heritage
Farmhouse. Probably late C17 or early C18. Limewashed rubble with protruding through stones; graduated green slate roof with stone ridge; 2 end chimney stacks with slate drips, right hand one corbelled. C20 glazed door in central porch with rubble walls, pitched slate roof and side benches. C20 casements to either side under segmental arches, 2 C20 casements above, all in keeping. Interior has chamfered oak beams with plain end stops, small oak dog-leg stair with square newels, ingle-nook fireplace, some late C17 panelling and a plain spice cupboard. See RCHM p.158.

placename:- Bridge End Farm
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- NY51040097
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

old map:- Hodgson 1828

Map, 4 sheets, Westmorland, by T Hodgson, scale about 1 1/4 inches to 1 mile, engraved by W R Gardner, ?published by C Smith, 1828.
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placename:- Bridge End
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early

census returns:- Census 1891

Map, Division X, Northern Counties, showing census registration areas for Durham, Northumberland, Cumberland and Westmorland, scale about 12 miles to 1 inch, published by HM Government, London, 1891.
Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Leonard Cragg / Head / M / 45 / / General labourer / Cartmell Fell
Grace Cragg / Wife / M / / 41 / / Crook
Leonard Cragg / Son / Unmarried / 9 / / Scholar / Longsleddale
date:- 1891
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

census returns:- Census 1881

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Leonard Cragg / Head / M / 35 / / Schoolmaster / Cartmell Fell
date:- 1881
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

census returns:- Census 1871

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
William Wilson / Head / M / 34 / / Schoolmaster / Elterwater
Jane Wilson / Wife / M / / 24 / / Crooklands
Margaret Wilson / Daughter / / / 3 / / Strickland Roger
date:- 1871
period:- 19th century, late; 1870s

census returns:- Census 1861

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
John Rogerson / Head / M / 38 / / Agricultural labourer / Over Staveley
Mary Rogerson / Wife / M / / 25 / -ditto- wife / Scarborough Yorkshire
Agnes Rogerson / Daughter / / / 6 / Scholar / Longsleddale
Richard Rogerson / Son / / 5 / / Scholar / Longsleddale
Elizabeth Rogerson / Daughter / / / 3 / Scholar / Longsleddale
John Rogerson / Son / / 3 months / / / Longsleddale
date:- 1861
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

census returns:- Census 1851

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
George Douthwaite / Head / M / 31 / / Farm labourer / Kendal
Nancy Douthwiate / Wife / M / / 29 / Farmers wife / Kendal
Sarah Douthwaite / Daughter / / / 1 / Child / Kendal
James Sill / Servant / Unmarried / 35 / / Servantman / Kendal
date:- 1851
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

census returns:- Census 1841

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
John Hoggarth / / / 35 / / Farmer /
Margaret Hoggarth / / / / 30 / /
Jane / / / / 12 / /
Agnes / / / / 10 / /
Michael / / / 8 / / /
Margaret / / / / 6 / /
William / / / 4 / / /
Mary / / / / 3 / /
Ann / / / / 1 / /
Isabella Mattinson / / / / 45 / Agricultural labourer /
George Hoggarth / / / 13 / / Agricultural labourer /
date:- 1841
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

shepherds guide:- Walker 1817

Shepherd's Guide or a Delineation of Wool and Ear Marks, by Joseph Walker, published by W Stephen, Penrith, Cumberland, 1817.
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No.8 - WILLIAM WILSON, Bridge-end:
Cropped near ear, a red mark under the near ridge, and a pop on the far ribs.

placename:- Bridge End
person:- : Wilson, William
date:- 1817
period:- 19th century, early; 1810s

parish register:- WmdRO : WPR/85

William Holme, Bridge-end, buried 29 April 1719.

placename:- Bridge End
person:- : Holme, William
date:- 1719
period:- 18th century, early; 1710s

parish register:- WmdRO : WPR/85

James Cock, Burton, and Alice Holme, Bridge End, married 12 June 1720.

placename:- Bridge End
person:- : Cock, James
person:- : Holme, Alice
date:- 1720
period:- 18th century, early; 1720s

parish register:- WmdRO : WPR/85

Thomas Kellet, Bridge End, buries 3 March 1798.

placename:- Bridge End
person:- : Kellet, Thomas
date:- 1798
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

directory:- Bulmer 1880s (2nd edn 1905/Wmd)

LONGSLEDDALE. / Farmers. / Robinson John, Nether house, Tenter how, and Bridge end

placename:- Bridge End
person:- farmer : Robinson, John
date:- 1905
period:- 1900s

directory:- Kelly 1858

Post Office Directory of Westmoreland and Cumberland, published by Kelly and Co, London, 1858.
Long Sleddale / COMMERCIAL / Rogerson John, farmer, Bridge end

placename:- Bridge End
person:- farmer : Rogerson, John
date:- 1858
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

directory:- Parson and White 1829

Book, History, Directory, and Gazetteer, of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmorland, with that Part of the Lake District in Lancashire, forming the Lordships of Furness and Cartmel, by William Parson and William White, published by W White and Co, 1829.
LONG SLEDDALE. Marked 1, reside at Little London; 2, on the East side; and 3, on the West side the Sprint Beck. / FARMERS. Thus [star] are Yeomen. / 3 Park John, Brigde (sic) end

placename:- Bridge End
person:- farmer : Park, John
date:- 1829
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

photographs
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button to large Bridge End -- Longsleddale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 22.4.2004
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button to large Bridge End -- Longsleddale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 11.3.2005
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button to large Bridge End -- Longsleddale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 22.4.2004

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