Cumbria: an Historical Gazetteer, edited by Angus J.L. Winchester
This book, published in association with the Cumbria County History Trust, contains short, pithy summaries of historical information about every community in Cumbria, large and small. Arranged alphabetically, it provides a digest of facts about population, landownership, local economic history, places of worship, schools and other community institutions across the centuries. The second impression of the printed version is now on sale.
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