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Castle Hewin, Cumberland

Historical Description

Castle-Hewin, an extinct ancient stronghold, at Tarn Wadling, Cumberland, under the north side of Blaze Fell, in the eastern vicinity of High Hesket. It is mentioned in the old ballad of the " Marriage of Sir Gawaine."

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Cumberland is available to browse.