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placename:- Low Swinklebank
locality:- Swinklebank
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY49560386
10Km square:- NY40

1Km square NY4903

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Low Swinklebank -- Swinklebank -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 27.8.2009
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Low Swinklebank -- Swinklebank -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 27.8.2009

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 27 11)

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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Low Swinklebank

placename:- Low Swinklebank
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old map:- 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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Not labelled.
date:- 1881=1882
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

old map:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

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LOW SWINDLE BANK

placename:- Low Swindle Bank
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

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 Miles Walker, tenanted by Edward Walker; Low Swindle Bank.
/ / Walker Miles
/ 539 / Edward Walker / Low Dainty field / Mea / 2 155
/ 540 / Do / Meadow / Mea / 4 300
/ 541 / Do / Low Field / Mea / 2 980
/ 542 / Do / Little Field / Mea / 0 775
/ 543 / Do / Horse Close / Mea. / 2 680
/ 544 / Do / Little Wood / Wood & Pas / 0 810
/ 545 / Do / Front Field / Ar & Mea / 5 105
/ 546 / Do / Orchard & Folds / / 0 100
/ 547 / Do / Homstd. &c at Low Swindle Bank / / 0 475
/ 548 / Do / High Dainty Field / Pas / 2 040
/ 549 / Do / Calf Parrock / Pas / 0 705
/ 550 / Do / Little Do / Pas / 0 220
/ 551 / Do / New Do / Pas / 0 945
/ 552 / Do / Wood / Pas / 20 590
/ 553 / Do / Grassing / Pas / 44 460
/ 554 / 1/4 part Do of / Grassing Heads / Pas / 26 075
/ / / / / [total] 114 415

placename:- Low Swindle Bank
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

source:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

Area 114.415 acres
Walker Miles / Edward Walker / Low Swindle Bank / 114 415 114 1 26 / ...

placename:- Low Swindle Bank
person:- : Walker, Miles
person:- : Walker, Edward
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

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:- Low Swingley Banks
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

census returns:- Census 1891

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Miles Walker / Head / Single / 32 / / Farmer /
Margaret E / Sister / Single / / 20 / /
Thomas Hudson / Servant / Single / 15 / / Farm Servant /
date:- 1891
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

census returns:- Census 1881

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
George Read / Head / Widower / 65 / / Farmer of 300 acres-employing 1 man / Althorpe N'ton
Mary Ann Mansergh / Servant / Unmarried / / 25 / Housekeeper / Windermere
date:- 1881
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

census returns:- Census 1871

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
George Read / Head / Married / 55 / / Farmer / Northampton
Marie Brown / Sister / Widow / / 57 / Assistant / Northampton
Mary J Dennison / Servant / Unmarried / / 16 / Domestic servant / Pensylvania US
date:- 1871
period:- 19th century, late; 1870s

census returns:- Census 1861

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
John Taylor / Head / Married / 49 / / Farmer of 224 acres / Orton
Mary Taylor / Wife / Married / / 51 / -ditto- wife / Milnethorpe
J T Taylor / Son / / 9 / / -ditto- son / Longsleddale
John Fishwick / Servant / Unmarried / 30 / / Farm servant / Fawcett Forest
Richard Nelson / Servant / Unmarried / 14 / / -ditto- / Hutton
Jane Hartley / Servant / Unmarried / / 17 / -ditto- / Under Hillbeck
date:- 1861
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

census returns:- Census 1851

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
John Taylor / Head / Married / 38 / / Farmer of 172 acres / Ravenstondale
Mary Taylor / Wife / Married / / 42 / Farmer's wife / Heversham
Mary Walker / Stepdaughter / / / 12 / Scholar / Kendal
Elizabeth Taylor / Daughter / / / 3 / Farmer's daughter / Kendal
date:- 1851
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

shepherds guide:- Wilson 1913

Wilson's New Shepherds' Guide, by Thomas Wilson, Keswick, Cumberland, 1913.
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Miles Walker, Low Swinkle Bank; cropped near ear, red stroke down near shoulder, black pop on top of shoulders, horn burn M W. Inside sheep W on near mid rib.

placename:- Low Swinkle Bank
person:- : Walker, Miles
date:- 1913
period:- 1910s

shepherds guide:- Gate 1879

Gate's Shepherd's Guide, by Daniel Gate, Keswick, Cumberland, published by Brash Bros, Cockermouth, Cumberland, 1879.
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GEORGE READE, Low Swingle Bank; cropped near, stroke down near shoulder, black pop on top of shoulders.

placename:- Low Swingle Bank
person:- : Reade, George
date:- 1879
period:- 19th century, late; 1870s

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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JOHN TAYLOR, Low Swingle Bank.
Cropped near ear, a red stroke down the near shoulder, and a black pop on top of the shoulders, IT on the horn.

placename:- Low Swingle Bank
person:- : Taylor, John
date:- 1849
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

directory:- Kelly 1897

Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmorland, published by Kelly and Co, London, 1897.
LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL. / Walker Miles, farmer, Low Swinklebank

placename:- Low Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Walker, Miles
date:- 1897
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

directory:- Kelly 1894

Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmorland, published by Kelly and Co, London, 1894.
Walker Miles, farmer, Low Swinklebank

placename:- Low Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Walker, Miles
date:- 1894
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

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. / Farmers. / Walker Miles (yeo., and assisant overseer), Low Swinklebank

placename:- Low Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Walker, Miles
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. / Walker Miles (and overseer,) Low Swinglebank

placename:- Low Swinglebank
person:- farmer : Walker, Miles
date:- 1905
period:- 1900s

directory:- Kelly 1921

Directory, Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmorland, published by Kelly's Directories, London, 1921.
LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL. Marked thus [circle] farm 150 acres or over. / [circle] Walker, Myles, farmer, Low Swinklebank

placename:- Low Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Walker, Myles
date:- 1921
period:- 1920s

directory:- Kelly 1914

Directory, Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmorland, published by Kelly's Directories, London, 1914.
LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL. / Walker Myles, farmer, Low Swinklebank

placename:- Low Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Walker, Myles
date:- 1914
period:- 1910s

directory:- Kelly 1910

Directory, Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmorland, published by Kelly's Directories, London, 1910.
LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL. / Thompson Wm. frmr. Low Swinklebnk (sic)

placename:- Low Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Thompson, William
date:- 1910
period:- 1910s

directory:- Kelly 1906

LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL / Walker Miles, frmr. Low Swinklebank

placename:- Low Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Walker, Miles
date:- 1906
period:- 1900s

directory:- Kelly 1858

Post Office Directory of Westmoreland and Cumberland, published by Kelly and Co, London, 1858.
Long Sleddale / COMMERCIAL / Taylor John, farmer, Low Swindle bank

placename:- Low Swindle Bank
person:- farmer : Taylor, John
date:- 1858
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

directory:- Parson and White 1829 -- probably relevant

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 Walker Edward, Swinkle-bank

placename:- Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Walker, Edward
date:- 1829
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

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button to large Low Swinklebank -- Swinklebank -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Sign:- -- 'LOW / SWINKLEBANK' -- 27.8.2009

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button to large Low Swinklebank -- Swinklebank -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Hay making.

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