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Hincaster, Westmorland

Historical Description

Hincaster, a township in Heversham parish, Westmorland, near the Lancaster and Kendal Canal, 4 miles S of Kendal, and 2 from Milnthorpe station on the L. & N.W.R. Post town, Milnthorpe; money order and telegraph office, Sedgwick. Acreage, 700; population, 141. A Roman station is supposed to have been here.

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 
Civil parishHeversham 
Poor Law unionKendal 
WardKendal 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Hincaster from the following:


Land and Property

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