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placename:- High House
locality:- Longsleddale
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY50720186
10Km square:- NY50

1Km square NY5001

photograph

High House -- Longsleddale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 6.1.2012

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 27 16)

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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High House

placename:- High House
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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High Ho.

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

tithe schedule:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836 -- mostly relevant

Beware/ The schedule is arranged by Person; interpretting it by Place is not a certain procedure.
Notice the inclusion of Low House.
Schedule, each row gives:-
Field no. / Tenant's name / Close ie Field name / Type of culture / Area, acres
Owned by Robert Sinkinson, tenanted by himself; High House.
/ 206 / Himself / Great Carr / Mea / 3 685
/ 207 / Do / Long Lands / Mea / 3 120
/ 208 / Do / Hemp Rigg / Pas / 1 225
/ 209 / Do / Busk Field / Pas / 3 195
/ 210 / Do / Great Grubbing / Pas / 8 610
/ 211 / Do / Todd Wood / / 12 635
/ 212 / Do / Little Grubbing / Pas / 3 440
/ 213 / Do / Barn Field / Pas / 2 000
/ 214 / Do / High Orchard / / 0 165
/ 215 / Do / Homstd. Folds &c at High House / / 0 550
/ 216 / Do / Calf Parrock / Pas / 0 285
/ 217 / Do / Middle Field / Ar & Mea / 3 565
/ 218 / Do / Little Meadow / Ar & Mea / 1 040
/ 219 / Do / Stony Field / Ar & Mea / 2 345
/ 220 / Do / High Field / Ar & Pas / 1 850
/ 221 / Do / Low Pasture / Pas / 1 470
/ 222 / Do / Low House Wood / Pas / 12 660
/ 223 / Do / Horse Close / Pas / 3 050
/ 224 / Do / Low House Grt. field / Ar & Mea / 5 475
/ 225 / Do / Sheep Field / Ar & Mea / 2 215
/ 226 / Do / Holme Bottom / Mea / 4 285
/ 227 / Do / Stoop Field / Ar & Mea / 4 450
/ 228 / Do / Low Browfield / Pas & Wood / 3 840
/ 229 / Do / Calf Parrock / Pas / 0 280
/ 230 / Do / Orchard / / 0 120
/ 231 / Do / High Calf Parrock / Pas / 0 240
/ 232 / Do / Homstd. &c at Low House / / 0 215
/ 233 / Do / High Brow / Pas / 3 035
/ 234 / Do / Scroggs / Pas / 3 780
/ 235 / Do / Todd Fell / Pas / 135 675
/ / / / / [total] 228 500

placename:- High House
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

source:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

Area 228.500 acres
Do. / Himself / High House / 228 500 228 2 + / ...

placename:- High House
person:- : Sinkinson, Robert
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd)

Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by J Ainslie and perhaps T Donald, engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
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High H.
circle, labelled in italic lowercase text; settlement, farm, house, or hamlet?

placename:- High House
other name:- House, High
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
HIGH HOUSE CRUCK BARN / / / LONGSLEDDALE / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 435489 / NY5072701816
district:- South Lakeland
listed building -- barn
coordinates:- NY50720181
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:- High House
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

census returns:- Census 1891

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Jane Whitwell / Head / Widow / / 72 / Retired farmer / Kentmere (?)
Hannah Douthwaite / Sister / Single / / 65 / Living on her own means / Kentmere (?)
date:- 1891
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

census returns:- Census 1881

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
George Whitwell / Head / Married / 31 / / General Labourer / Westmorland Skelsmergh
Margaret Whitwell / Wife / Married / / 30 / / Westmorland Kentmere
George Whitwell / Son / / 6 / / / Westmorland Longsleddale
Henry Whitwell / Son / / 4 / / / Westmorland Longsleddale
William Whitwell / Son / / 2 / / / Westmorland Longsleddale
date:- 1881
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

census returns:- Census 1871

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
James Palmer / Head / / 58 / / Farm Labourer / Kendal
Jane Palmer / Wife / / / 53 / / Kendal
Thomas M Palmer / Son / / 11 / / Scholar / Kendal
Agnes Palmer / Daughter / / / 9 / Scholar / Kendal
Eleanor Palmer / GrandDaughter / / / 8 / Scholar / Kendal
Sarah J Palmer / GrandDaughter / / / 6 / Scholar / Kendal
Elizabeth Palmer / GrandDaughter / / / 6 / Scholar / Kendal
Anne Palmer / GrandDaughter / / / 3 / / Kendal
date:- 1871
period:- 19th century, late; 1870s

census returns:- Census 1861

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
George Whitwell / Head / Married / 47 / / Farmer of 228 acres / Yorkshire Sedbergh
Jane Whitwell / Wife / Married / / 42 / Wife / Strickland Roger
George Whitwell / Son / Unmarried / 11 / / Scholar / Garth Row Skelsmergh
William Whitwell / Son / Unmarried / 9 / / Scholar / Garth Row Skelsmergh
Agnes Whitwell / Daughter / Unmarried / / 7 / Scholar / Longsleddale
John Whitwell / Son / Unmarried / 5 / / Scholar / Longsleddale
Isabella Whitwell / Daughter / Unmarried / / 3 / Farmers daughter / Longsleddale
Ann Whitwell / Daughter / Unmarried / / 4 months / Farmers daughter / Longsleddale
Jane Dowthwaite / Step Daughter / Unmarried / / 15 / Dairymaid / Strickland Roger
Henry Dowthwaite / Nephew / Unmarried / 12 / / Farm servant / Kendal
date:- 1861
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

census returns:- Census 1851

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
John B Hutchinson / Head / Married / 32 / / Farmer of 60 acres / Lancashire Tunstal
Betsey Hutchinson / Wife / Married / / 31 / Wife / Heversham
Jane Kitchen / Servant / Unmarried / / 14 / House servant / Kendal
Robert G Wilson / Servant / Unmarried / 17 / / Servant man / Lancashire Tunstal
date:- 1851
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

census returns:- Census 1841

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Robert Sinkinson / / / 50 / / Farmer /
Marjorie (?) Sinkinson / / / / 50 / /
Miles Sinkinson / / / 20 / / /
Agnes Sinkinson / / / / 15(?) / /
James Sinkinson / / / 15 / / /
Elizabeth Sinkinson / / / / 11 / /
John Blenkinsip / / / 20 / / Agriocultural Labourer /
Thomas Hoggarth / / / 60 / / Agricultural Labourer /
date:- 1841
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

shepherds guide:- Hodgson 1849

The Shepherd's Guide, by William Hodgson, Normoss, Corney, Cumberland, printed by S Soulby, Ulverston, Lancashire, 1849.
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MYLES SINKINSON, High House.
Cropper far ear. a red stroke down the near shoulder, and a pop at the tial head, RS on both horns.
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MYLES SINKINSON.
Potter fell sheep no ear mark, a red pop on the top of the shoulders.

placename:- High House
person:- : Sinkinson, Myles
date:- 1849
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Edmond Todd, High House, buried 29 May 1749.

placename:- High House
person:- : Todd, Edmond
date:- 1749
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

James Todd, son of Christopher and Elizabthe Todd, High House, baptized 10 March 1754.

placename:- High House
person:- : Todd, James
person:- : Todd, Christopher and Elizabeth
date:- 1754
period:- 18th century, late; 1750s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Jane Todd, widow, High House, buried 29 October 1770.

placename:- High House
person:- : Todd, Jane
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

William Hudson, son of Thomas and Jane Hudson, Highhouse, baptized 9 August 1789.

placename:- Highhouse
person:- : Hudson, William
person:- : Hudson, Thomas and Jane
date:- 1789
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

William Walker, illegitimate son of Elizabeth Walker, baptized 5 February 1792.

placename:- High House
person:- : Walker, William
person:- : Walker, Elizabeth
date:- 1792
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Jane Bailey, age 75, wife of George Bailey, Highhouse, buried 5 May 1793.

placename:- Highhouse
person:- : Bailey, Jane
person:- : Bailey, George
date:- 1793
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

John Walker, illegitimate son of Elizabeth Walker, High House, baptized 23 November 1794.

placename:- High House
person:- : Walker, John
person:- : Walker, Elizabeth
date:- 1794
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Thomas Kellet, son of Thomas and Mary Kellet, Highhouse, baptized 8 July 1797.

placename:- Highhouse
person:- : Kellet, Thomas
person:- : Kellet, Thomas and Mary
date:- 1797
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

directory:- Bulmer 1880s (1st edn 1885/Wmd)

Series of books, each the History, Topography, and Directory of a county in the NW, mostly by T F Bulmer, published by T Bulmer and Co, Manchester, Lancashire, 1880s; 2nd editions 1900s-10s.
LONG SLEDDALE TOWNSHIP. / Whitwell Mrs. Jane, High house

placename:- High House
person:- : Whitwell, Jane, Mrs
date:- 1885
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

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

Series of books, each the History, Topography, and Directory of a county in the NW, mostly by T F Bulmer, published by T Bulmer and Co, Manchester, Lancashire, 1880s; 2nd editions 1900s-10s.
LONGSLEDDALE. / Farmers. / Martindale Richard, Low house and High house

placename:- High House
person:- farmer : Martindale, Richard
date:- 1905
period:- 1900s

directory:- Kelly 1858

Post Office Directory of Westmoreland and Cumberland, published by Kelly and Co, London, 1858.
Long Sleddale / COMMERCIAL / Whitwell George, farmer, High house

placename:- High House
person:- farmer : Whitwell, George
date:- 1858
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

directory:- Mannex 1849

Book, History, Topography, and Directory of Westmorland, and Lonsdale North of the Sands in Lancashire, by P J Mannex, published by Simpkin, Marshall and Co, London, 1849.
LONGSLEDDALE TOWNSHIP. / Farmers [dagger] are Yeomen. / [dagger] Sinkinson, Miles, Hikhouse.

placename:- Hikhouse
person:- farmer : Sinkinson, Miles
date:- 1849
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

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. / 2 [star] Sinkinson Robert, High house

placename:- High House
person:- farmer : Sinkinson, Robert
date:- 1829
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

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