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placename:- Middale
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY49600344
10Km square:- NY40

1Km square NY4903

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Middale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 27.8.2009
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Middale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Flowers. -- 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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Middale

placename:- Middale
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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Middale

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

old map:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

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MID DALE

placename:- Mid Dale
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 James Mattinson, tenanted by John and James Mattinson; Mid Dale.
/ / Mattinson James
/ 362 / Jno & Jas. Mattinson / Orchard End / Ar&Mea/ 1 445
/ 363 / Do / Builds &c at Mid Dale / / 0 180
/ 364 / Do / Low Croft / Pas / 6 185
/ 365 / Do / Drift Road / Pas / 0 335
/ 366 / Do / Thorny parrock / Pas / 1 015
/ 367 / Do / Wood / Pas / 22 715
/ 368 / Do / Grassing / Pas / 44 000
/ 369 / Do / High Croft / Pas / 3 500
/ 370 / Do / Plantation / / 0 465
/ 371 / Do / Back o't' Barn / Mea / 1 220
/ 372 / Do / Medow / Mea / 5 120
/ 554 / Do 1/4 of / Grassing Heads / Pas / 26 075
/ / / / / [total] 112 255

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

source:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

Area 112.255 acres
Mallinson James / Jno. & Jas. Mattinson / Mid Dale / 112 255 112 1 1 / ...

placename:- Mid Dale
person:- : Mattinson, James
person:- : Mattinson, John
person:- : Mattinson, James
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:- Mid Dale
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

census returns:- Census 1891

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
William Stainton / Head / Married / 67 / / Farmer / Strickland Kettle
Mary Stainton / Daughter / Unmarried / / 22 / Farmer's daughter / Longsleddale
Agnes Stainton / Daughter / Unmarried / / 17 / Farmer's daughter / Longsleddale
date:- 1891
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

census returns:- Census 1881

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
William Stainton / Head / Married / 57 / / Farmer of 169 acres / Stkld Kettle
Agnes Stainton / Wife / Married / / 37 / / Longsleddale
Mary Stainton / Daughter / / / 12 / Scholar / Longsleddale
Agnes Stainton / Daughter / / / 7 / Scholar / Longsleddale
date:- 1881
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

census returns:- Census 1871

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
William Stainton / Head / Married / 47 / / Farmer / Kendal
Agnes Stainton / Wife / Married / / 27 / / Longsleddale
Mary Stainton / Daughter / / / 2 / / Longsleddale
John Douthwaite / Lodger / Unmarried / 23 / / Agricultural labourer / Longsleddale
date:- 1871
period:- 19th century, late; 1870s

census returns:- Census 1861

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
William Stainton / Head / Unmarried / 37 / / Farmer of 107 acres / Fawcett Fst.
Mary Stainton / Mother / Unmarried / / 70 / Housekeeper / Strickland Kettle
date:- 1861
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

census returns:- Census 1851

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Mary Stainton / Head / Unmarried / / 60 / Agricultural labourer / Kendal
William Stainton / Son / Unmarried / 27 / / Husbandmn / Kendal
date:- 1851
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

census returns:- Census 1841

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Mary Stainton / / / / 50 / Agricultural Labourer /
John Stainton / / / 12 / / /
date:- 1841
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

shepherds guide:- Wilson 1913

Wilson's New Shepherds' Guide, by Thomas Wilson, Keswick, Cumberland, 1913.
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William Black ..., Mid-dale; upper fold bitted far, stroke down far shoulder, M on far side, W B on horn.

placename:- Middale
person:- : Black, William
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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WILLIAM STAINTON, Mid-dale; upper fold bitted far, stroke down far shoulder, S on far side, WS on horn.

placename:- Mid Dale
person:- : Stainton, William
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 MATTINSON, Middale.
Upper fold bitted far ear, a red stroke down the far shoulder, M on the far side, IM on the horn, and a figure.

placename:- Middale
person:- : Mattinson, John
date:- 1849
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Middale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Swaledale sheep with the Middale mark, in the pasture below Galeforth Brow:- -- Blue stroke down farside shoulder. -- NY48220668 (at) -- 1.3.2004
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button to large Middale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Sheep with the Wadshowe flock mark, in the pasture by Middale. -- Red pop on shoulder. -- 12.5.2006

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Cicely Kitchin, wife of James Kitchin, Midd dale, buried 6 October 1755.

placename:- Midd Dale
person:- : Kitchin, Cicely
person:- : Kitchin, James
date:- 1755
period:- 18th century, late; 1750s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Isabel Thompson, daughter of William and Rachel Thompson, Midd Dale, baptized 9 August 1778.

placename:- Midd Dale
person:- : Thompson, Isabel
person:- : Thompson, William and Rachel
date:- 1778
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

William Thompson, son of William and Rachel Thompson, Midd dale, baptized 4 February 1781.

placename:- Midd Dale
person:- : Thompson, William
person:- : Thompson, William and Rachel
date:- 1781
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Sarah Thompson, daughter of William and Rachel Thompson, Midd Dale, buried 14 May 1782.

placename:- Midd Dale
person:- : Thompson, Sarah
person:- : Thompson, William and Rachel
date:- 1782
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Rachel Thompson, age 12, daughter of William and Rachel Thompson, Middale, buried 1 April 1783.
Jane Thompson, daughter of William and Rachel Thompson, Middale, baptized 6 April 1783.

placename:- Middale
person:- : Thompson, Rachel
person:- : Thompson, Jane
person:- : Thompson, William and Rachel
date:- 1783
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Thomas Thompson, age 15, son of William and Rachel Thompson, Midd dale, buried 4 April 1784.

placename:- Midd Dale
person:- : Thompson, Thomas
person:- : Thompson, William and Rachel
date:- 1784
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Barbara Thompson, age 23, daughter of William and Rachel Thomspon, Stockdale, buried 18 May 1785.

placename:- Middale
person:- : Thompson, Barbara
person:- : Thompson, William and Rachel
date:- 1785
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Ann Thompson, age 14, daughter of William and Rachel Thompson, Midd dale, buried 22 September 1786.

placename:- Midd Dale
person:- : Thompson, Ann
person:- : Thompson, William and Rachel
date:- 1786
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

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. / Stainton William, Mid-dale

placename:- Middale
person:- farmer : Stainton, William
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. / Black Wm. Toms how and Middale

placename:- Toms How
person:- farmer : Black, William
date:- 1905
period:- 1900s

directory:- Kelly 1914

Directory, Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmorland, published by Kelly's Directories, London, 1914.
LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL. / Airey John, farmer, Middale

placename:- Middale
person:- farmer : Airey, John
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. / Black Michael, farmer, Middale

placename:- Middale
person:- farmer : Black, Michael
date:- 1910
period:- 1910s

directory:- Kelly 1906

LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL / Black William, farmer, Toms how & Mid dale

placename:- Mid Dale
person:- farmer : Black, William
date:- 1906
period:- 1900s

directory:- Kelly 1858

Post Office Directory of Westmoreland and Cumberland, published by Kelly and Co, London, 1858.
Long Sleddale / COMMERCIAL / Stinton William, farmer, Middale

placename:- Middale
person:- farmer : Stinton, William
date:- 1858
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

photographs
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button to large Middale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 24.9.2010
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button to large Middale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 15.2.2004
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button to large Middale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 11.4.2010
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button to large Middale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Cow and buttercups. -- 7.6.2007
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button to large Middale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 29.11.2012

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button to large Middale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Christmas card, postcard, 1907.

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