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High and Low Borrowbridge, Westmorland

Historical Description

Borrowbridge, High and Low, two localities on the Borrow river in Westmoreland, the former on the road from Shap to Kendal, the latter on that from Orton to Kirkby-Lonsdale. Both have inns, and Low Borrowbridge has also a village, amid romantic scenery, adjacent to a deep cutting on the Lancaster and Carlisle railway, and is a noted resort of anglers for trout-fishing.

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

Land and Property

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