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Nateby, Westmorland

Historical Description

Nateby, a township in Kirkby Stephen parish, Westmorland, on the river Eden, 1½ mile S of Kirkby Stephen station on the M.R. and N.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Kirkby Stephen. Acreage, 2195; population, 169. The manor belonged to the Hastings, passed to the Whartons, and belongs now to the Earl of Lonsdale. A very fine fall of the river Eden is here, and a lofty fell, called the Nine Standards, from stones erected on it to mark the boundary between Westmorland and Yorkshire, is 2½ miles to the E.

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 parishKirkby Stephen 
Poor Law unionEast ward 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Nateby from the following:

Land and Property

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