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placename:- Middle Swinklebank
locality:- Swinklebank
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY49450410
10Km square:- NY40

1Km square NY4904

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Middle Swinklebank -- Swinklebank -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 16.4.2010
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Middle Swinklebank -- Swinklebank -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- The sign for:- -- 'MIDDLE / SWINKLEBANK' -- 28.6.2009

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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Middle Swinklebank

placename:- Middle 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.
Swinklebank

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

old map:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

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MIDDLE SWINDLE BANK

placename:- Middle 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 Edward Walker, tenanted by Henry Mattinson; Middle Swindle Bank.
/ / Walker Edward
/ 498 / Henry Mattinson / High Field / Ar & Mea / 9 255
/ 499 / Do / Plantation / / 8 805
/ 501 / Do / High Wood / Pas / 4 935
/ 502 / Do / Crow foot Field / Pas / 4 160
/ 503 / Do / Broad Field Acre / Mea / 1 665
/ 519 / Do / Stewards Ing / Mea / 3 255
/ 528 / Do / Cragg / Pas / 24 515
/ 529 / Do / Plantation / / 0 030
/ 530 / Do / Plantation / / 0 300
/ 531 / Do / Wood / Pas / 21 645
/ 532 / Do / Calf Parrock / Pas / 0 615
/ 533 / Do / New Close / Mea / 0 765
/ 534 / Do / Homstd. &c at Midl. Sw. Bank / / 0 300
/ 535 / Do / Orchard & Graden / / 0 135
/ 536 / Do / Green / Mea. / 2 075
/ 537 / Do / Low Field / Ar & Mea / 3 790
/ 554 / 1/4 part Do / Grassing Heads / Pas / 26 075
/ / / / / [total] 112 320

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

source:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

Area 112.320 acres
Walker Edward / Henry Mattinson / Middle Swindle Bank / 112 320 112 1 11 / ...

placename:- Middle Swindle Bank
person:- : Walker, Edward
person:- : Mattinson, Henry
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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Swinkle Bank
circle, labelled in italic lowercase text; settlement, farm, house, or hamlet?

placename:- Swinkle Bank
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

census returns:- Census 1891

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
William Thompson / Head / Married / 37 / / Farmer / Bampton
Elizabeth Thompson / Wife / Married / / 36 / -ditto- wife / Bampton
Edward Thompson / Son / / 5 / / Scholar / Bampton
Mary Jane Thompson / Daughter / / / 2 / / Longsleddale
Mary Margaret Noble / Half-sister / Unmarried / / 20 / Farmer's sister / Bampton
date:- 1891
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

census returns:- Census 1881

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
James T Taylor / Head / Married / 29 / / Farmer of 680 acres employing 1man,1boy / Longsleddale
Jane Taylor / Wife / Married / / 27 / / Longsleddale
Eleanor Taylor / Daughter / / / 6 / Scholar / Longsleddale
John Taylor / Son / / 4 / / / Longsleddale
Edmund Douthwaite / Servant / Unmarried / 15 / / Farm servant Indoor / Longsleddale
date:- 1881
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

census returns:- Census 1871

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
John Taylor / Head / Married / 58 / / Landowner/occupier / Ravenstonedale
Mary Taylor / Wife / Married / / 62 / / Milnethorpe
James T Taylor / Son / Unmarried / 19 / / / Longsleddale
Jane Poole / Servant / Unmarried / / 17 / Domestic Servant / Patterdale
date:- 1871
period:- 19th century, late; 1870s

census returns:- Census 1861

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Robert Kitching / Head / Married / 51 / / Agricultural labourer / Longsleddale
Agnes Kitching / Wife / Married / / 41 / -ditto- wife / Hartley Yorkshire
Edmund Kitching / Son / / 9 / / Scholar / Longsleddale
date:- 1861
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

census returns:- Census 1851

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Henry Mattinson / Head / Widower / 55 / / Farmer of 112 acres / Kendal
Kirby Mattinson / Son / Married / 24 / / Farmer's son / Kendal
Agnes Mattinson / Son's wife / Married / / 28 / Son's Wife / Kendal
Isabella Mattinson / Son's daughter / / / 1 / Infant / Kendal
Agnes Douthwaite / Daughter / / / 7 / Scholar / Kendal
James Douthwaite / Son / / 5 / / Son / Kendal
John Douthwaite / Son / / 3 / / Son / Kendal
date:- 1851
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

census returns:- Census 1841

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Henry Mattinson / / / 45 / / Farmer /
Agnes Mattinson / / / / 55 / /
Henry Mattinson / / / 15 / / /
Jane Walker / Lodger / / / 40 / Lodger /
Agnes Dixon / / / / 30 / Female servant /
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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F. W. Carr, Middle Swinkle Bank; cropped far ear, red stroke from shoulder to fillets and down lisk on far side, I T on both horns; lambs and ewes after clipping T on far side.

placename:- Middle Swinkle Bank
person:- : Carr, F W
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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I. T. TAYLOR, Middle Swingle Bank and Thornshow; croppped far, stroke from shoulder to fillets and down lisk on far side, IT on both horns.

placename:- Middle Swingle Bank
person:- : Taylor, I T
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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HENRY MATTINSON, Middle Swingle Bank.
Cropped far ear, a red stroke from the shoulder blade to the lisk, and down the lisk on the far side, HM on the far horn.

placename:- Middle Swingle Bank
person:- : Mattinson, Henry
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. / Thompson William, farmer, Middle Swinklebank

placename:- Middle Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Thompson, William
date:- 1897
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

directory:- Kelly 1894

Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmorland, published by Kelly and Co, London, 1894.
Thompson William, farmer, Middle Swinklebank

placename:- Middle Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Thompson, William
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. / Whitwell William, Middle Swinklebank

placename:- Middle Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Whitwell, 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. / Thompson Wm. Middle Swinglebank

placename:- Middle Swinglebank
person:- farmer : Thompson, William
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] Carr Frederick William, farmer, Middle Swinklebank

placename:- Middle Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Carr, Frederick William
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. / Carr Frederick William, farmer, Middle Swinklebank

placename:- Middle Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Carr, Frederick William
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. / Carr Frederick Wiliam, farmer, Middle Swinklebank

placename:- Middle Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Carr, Frederick William
date:- 1910
period:- 1910s

directory:- Kelly 1906

LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL / Carr Frederick Wm. farmer, Middle Swinklebank

placename:- Middle Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Carr, Frederick William
date:- 1906
period:- 1900s

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. / Mattinson, Henry, Middle Swinklebank.

placename:- Middle Swinklebank
person:- farmer : Mattinson, Henry
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 Walker george, Middle Swinklebank

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

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