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Low Winder, Westmorland

Historical Description

Winder, Low, a hamlet and a township in Barton parish, Westmorland, 4½ miles SSW of Penrith. Post town, Penrith; money order and telegraph office, Pooley Bridge. The township comprises the hamlet of High Winder. Acreage, 342; population, 15. Winder Hall, an old mansion, is now occupied as a farmhouse.

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


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

Ancient CountyWestmorland 
Civil parishBarton 
Poor Law unionWest ward 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Low Winder from the following:

Land and Property

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