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Waitby, Westmorland

Historical Description

Waitby, a township in Kirkby Stephen parish, Westmorland, 1½ mile W by S of Kirkby Stephen, and 1 from Smardale station on the N.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Kirkby Stephen. Acreage, 1183; population, 60. There is a free school endowed with £64: per annum.

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 Waitby from the following:

Land and Property

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