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Colby or Coleby, Westmorland

Historical Description

Colby or Coleby, a village in St Lawrence-Appleby parish, Westmorland, on the river Eden, 1½ mile WNW of Appleby. It belonged to the Colbys and the Warcops.

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 CountyWestmorland 
Poor Law unionEast ward 
WardEast 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Colby or Coleby from the following:


Land and Property

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