Nether Wyresdale  Lancashire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Nether Wyresdale like this:

WYERSDALE (Nether), a township in Garstang parish, Lancashire; on the river Wyre, 4 miles NNE of Garstang. It contains Scorton village and Dolphinholme cotton factory; and comprises 3,640 acres. Real property, £3,892. Pop., 667. Houses, 121. The manor belongs to P. Ormrod, Esq. Wyre Side is the seat of H. Garnett, Esq.

Nether Wyresdale through time

Nether Wyresdale is now part of Wyre district. Click here for graphs and data of how Wyre has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Nether Wyresdale itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Nether Wyresdale, in Wyre and Lancashire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 24th May 2024

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