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Cowan Bridge, Lancashire

Historical Description

Cowan Bridge, a hamlet in Tunstall parish, Lancashire, near Kirkby Lonsdale station on the L. & N.W.R. It has a post and money order office under Kirkby Lonsdale; telegraph office, Kirkby Lonsdale. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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

Church Records, in association with Lancashire Archives, have images of the Parish Registers for Lancashire online.

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Cowan Bridge are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Lancashire newspapers online: