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Stainton, Westmorland

Historical Description

Stainton, a township in Heversham parish, Westmorland, 4½ miles S of Kendal, and 3 from Oxenholme station on the L. & N.W.R. It has a post office under Milnthorpe; money order and telegraph office, Endmoor. Acreage, 1735; population, 405.

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 Stainton from the following:


Land and Property

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