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Dalehead, Cumberland

Historical Description

Dalehead, a place on the south border of Cumberland, adjacent to Thirlmere, 6 miles SSE of Keswick. It has a post and money order office under Grasmere (R.S.O.); telegraph office, Keswick. Dalehead Hall stands on the margin of Thirlmere, and Dalehead Mountain, with a small tarn, sends down a streamlet to the lake's head.

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.

Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Cumberland, 1615 is available on the Heraldry page.