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Dockwray, Cumberland

Historical Description

Dockwray, a hamlet on the Ara Beck, adjacent to Matterdale, in Cumberland. It commands perhaps the finest view of Ulleswater. There is an inn.

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

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyCumberland 
Civil parishPenrith 
Poor Law unionPenrith 
WardLeath 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Dockwray from the following:


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.