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.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Civil parish||Kirkby Stephen|
|Poor Law union||East 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:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Waitby)
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Westmorland is available to browse.