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placename:- Tenter Howe
other name:- Tenterhowe
locality:- Tenter Howe
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY51180071
10Km square:- NY50

1Km square NY5100

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Tenter Howe -- Tenter Howe -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 11.4.2010
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Tenter Howe -- Tenter Howe -- 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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Tenter Howe

placename:- Tenter Howe
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:- Tenter Howe
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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Tenter Howe

placename:- Tenter Howe
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 Thomas Wilson, tenanted by George Robinson; Tenter How.
/ / Wilson Thomas
/ 19 / George Robinson / High Wood / / 0 860
/ 20 / Do / Little Dale / Pas / 0 625
/ 21 / Do / Little Dale Wood / / 1 060
/ 22 / Do / Low Close / Mea / 3 975
/ 23 / Do / Johnson Grubbing / Pas / 2 280
/ 24 / Do / Samel Hole Hill / Pas / 1 145
/ 25 / Do / Far Field / Pas / 3 225
/ 26 / Do / High Field / Pas / 1 905
/ 27 / Do / Hollow Close / Pas / 1 765
/ 28 / Do / Dismal Brow / Pas / 1 980
/ 29 / Do / Waste / Pas / 1 015
/ 30 / Do / High Orchard / / 0 160
/ 31 / Do / Low Do / / 0 095
/ 32 / Do / Homstd. &c at Tenter How / / 0 305
/ 33 / Do / Parrock / Pas / 0 135
/ 34 / Do / Calf Parrock / Pas / 0 445
/ 35 / Do / Lamb Parrock / Pas / 0 725
/ 36 / Do / New Close / Ar. / 1 305
/ 37 / Do / Littel Meadow / Mea / 0 950
/ 38 / Do / Great Field / Mea / 4 540
/ 39 / Do / 1/2 Island / Wood & Mea / 0 070
/ 40 / Do / Long Close / Mea / 3 085
/ 41 / Do / Back of Barn / Pas / 2 385
/ 42 / Do / Little Grubbing / Ar. / 1 270
/ 43 / Do / Cragg / Pas / 3 750
/ 44 / Do / Potter Fell / Pas / 144 257
/ 45 / Do / Elm Acre / Mea / 2 465
/ / / / / [total] 185 777

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

source:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

Area 185.777 acres
Wilson Thomas / George Robinson / Tenter How / 185 777 185 3 5 / ...

placename:- Tenter How
person:- : Wilson, Thomas
person:- : Robinson, George
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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Tenter How
circle, labelled in italic lowercase text; settlement, farm, house, or hamlet?

placename:- Tenter How
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

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:- Tenter How
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

census returns:- Census 1881

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Henry Douthwaite / Head / M / 32 / / Agricultural labourer / Kendal
Sarah Douthwaite / Wife / Married / / 31 / Labourer's wife / Cartmell Fell
Jane Elizabeth Douthwaite / Daughter / / / 2 / /
date:- 1881
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

census returns:- Census 1871

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Robert James / Head / Married / 30 / / Agricultural labourer / New Hutton
Mary James / Wife / Married / / 31 / / Hincaster
Margaret Ellen James / Daughter / / / 5 / Scholar / Stainton
Isabel James / Daughter / / / 4 / Scholar / Beathwaite Green
date:- 1871
period:- 19th century, late; 1870s

census returns:- Census 1861

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
John Bland / Head / Married / 55 / / Farmer of 300 acres / Dufton Westmorland
Margaret Bland / Wife / M / / 57 / Farmer's wife / Orton
Thomas Bland / Son / Married / 29 / / Husbandman / Orton
George Bland / Son / Unmarried / 13 / / Farm servant / Orton
James Bland / Son / / 9 / / Farm servant / Orton
Margaret Bland / Daughter-in-law / Married / / 28 / Husbandman's wife / Orton
John Bland / Grandson / / 8mths / / / Longsleddale
date:- 1861
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

census returns:- Census 1851

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
James Kitchen / Head / Married / 46 / / Farmer of 100 acres / Kendal
Jane Kitchen / Wife / Married / / 36 / -ditto- wife / Shap
Edmund Wilson Kitchen / Son / / 11 / / Scholar / Kendal
Elizabeth Kitchen / Daughter / / / 10 / Scholar / Kendal
William Kitchen / Son / / 8 / / Scholar / Kendal
James Kitchen / Son / / 6 / / Scholar / Kendal
Thomas Kitchen / Son / / 4 / / Farmer's son / Kendal
Jane Kitchen / Daughter / / / 2 / -ditto- daughter / Kendal
Joseph Kitchen / Son / / 4mths / / Infant / Kendal
William Wilson / Visitor / Widower / 67 / / Day Labourer / Hawkshead L'sh
Jane Bland / Servant / Unmarried / / 15 / House servant / Kendal
William Wright / Servant / Unmarried / 28 / / Servantman / Kendal
date:- 1851
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

census returns:- Census 1841

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
James Kitchen / / / 35 / / Farmer /
Jane / / / / 25 / /
Edmund / / / 1 / / /
Elizabeth / / / / 3mths / /
Robert Kitchen / / / 30 / / 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.9 - THOMAS WILSON, Tenterhow:
Cropped far ear, under bitted and upper bitted near; two red marks over the back before the hucks, four inches parted.

placename:- Tenterhow
person:- : Wilson, Thomas
date:- 1817
period:- 19th century, early; 1810s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Robert Jackson, Tenterhowse, buried 11 September? (7br) 1737.

placename:- Tenterhowse
person:- : Jackson, Robert
date:- 1737
period:- 18th century, early; 1730s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Elizabeth Jackson, Tenter How, buried 21 January 1747.

placename:- Tenter How
person:- : Jackson, Elizabeth
date:- 1747
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Agnes Hudson, Tenter How, buried 6 February 1752.

placename:- Tenterhow
person:- : Hudson, Agnes
date:- 1752
period:- 18th century, late; 1750s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Ann Wilson, wife of John Wilson, Tenterhow, buried 6 February 1765.

placename:- Tenterhow
person:- : Wilson, Ann
person:- : Wilson, John
date:- 1765
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Agnes Wilson, daughter of Richard and Isable Wilson, Tenter How, baptized 9 February 1772.

placename:- Tenter How
person:- : Wilson, Agnes
person:- : Wilson, Richard and Isable
date:- 1772
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

John Wilson, son of Richard and Isable Wilson, Tenterhow, baptized 30 April 1775.

placename:- Tenterhow
person:- : Wilson, John
person:- : Wilson, Richard and Isable
date:- 1775
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Thomas Wilson, son of Richard and Isabella Wilson, Tenterhow, baptized 3 October 1779.

placename:- Tenterhow
person:- : Wilson, Thomas
person:- : Wilson, Richard and Isabella
date:- 1779
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

William Wilson, son of Richard and Isabel Wilson, Tenter how, baptized 7 March 1783.

placename:- Tenter How
person:- : Wilson, William
person:- : Wilson, Richard and Isabel
date:- 1783
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Bella Robinson, daughter of George and Agnes Robinson, now of tenterhow, baptized 4 October 1795.

placename:- Tenterhow
person:- : Robinson, Bella
person:- : Robinson, George and Agnes
date:- 1795
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

John Wilson, age 88, Tenterhow, buried 8 June 1796.

placename:- Tenterhow
person:- : Wilson, John
date:- 1796
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Agnes Lowis, age 90, widow, Tenterhow, buried 15 May 1799.

placename:- Tenterhow
person:- : Lowis, Agnes
date:- 1799
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

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

placename:- Tenter How
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 / Bland John, farmer, Tenter how

placename:- Tenter How
person:- farmer : Bland, John
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. / Kitchen, Jas. Tentor how.

placename:- Tentor how
person:- farmer : Kitchen, James
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. / 3 Robinson George, Tenter how

placename:- Tenter How
person:- farmer : Robinson, George
date:- 1829
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

hearsay Perhaps the location of a tenter ground?

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button to large Tenter Howe -- Tenter Howe -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 1.2.2011
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button to large Tenter Howe -- Tenter Howe -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Walling. -- 24.9.2010
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button to large Tenter Howe -- Tenter Howe -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Lintel and door hood. -- 24.9.2010
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button to large Tenter Howe -- Tenter Howe -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- ?Aumbreys in an internal wall. -- 24.9.2010

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