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ancient parish in Allerdale Above Derwent ward, Cumberland. There are actually two parishes St.John and St.Bridget.
St John, was rebuilt in 1810 but a church has existed here at least after the 13th Century.
St Bridget is a much older church and built on the site of a 7th century monastery.

Beckermet/Thornhill Cemetery Register 1922-2015 Available from Cumbria Archives

Beckermet/Thornhill Gravestones 1905-2013 Available from Cumbria Archives

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Map Reference Cumbria County History Gen UKI Probate Jurisdictions pre 1858 Not recognized.
Available Publications
Parish Registers - Burton in Kendal. (St. James) Bap, Bur & Mar 1837-1950Go to this publication
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Record Office is : Whitehaven

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Beckermet: St. Bridget

Bishops Transcripts1702-1870 Carlisle
Pre 1974 CountyCumberland

Beckermet: St. John

YPR 31
Bishops Transcripts1689-1888 Carlisle
Pre 1974 CountyCumberland

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