Place:


Sockbridge  Westmorland

 

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

SOCKBRIDGE AND TIRRIL, a township, with two hamlets, in Barton parish, Westmoreland; 2 miles SSW of Penrith. Acres, 11,818. Real property, £1,784. Pop., 245. Houses, 47. S. Hall was the seat of the Lancasters, and is now a farm-house.

Sockbridge through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Sockbridge, in Eden and Westmorland | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/3320

Date accessed: 31st October 2020


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