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Sedgwick, Westmorland

Historical Description

Sedgwick, a township in Heversham parish, Westmorland, on the river Kent, 3¾ miles S by W of Kendal, and 3 from Oxenholme station on the L. & N.W.R. It has a post, money order, and telegraph office under Kendal. Acreage, 495; population, 216. The Kendal and Lancaster Canal runs through the township.

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 Sedgwick from the following:


Land and Property

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