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A parish in Londsdale North of the Sands, Lancashire.
Colton and Rusland at Barrow, Finsthwaite and Haverthwaite at Kendal.
Colton, Holy Trinity, dates from 1578 though Colton was not made a parish until 1676.
Finsthwaite, St. Peter, built 1873 replacing a chapel of 1724.
Haverthwaite, St. Anne, built 1824, became a parish in its own right in 1866.
Rusland, St. Paul built 1745 restored and largely rebuilt in 1868.

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Map Reference Cumbria County History Gen UKI Probate Jurisdictions pre 1858 Diocese of Chester (Lancaster). No Census Information
Available Publications
Booklets of the 1851 Census - 2274 f 205-365: Colton, Blawith, Subberthwaite, Lowick & EgtonGo to this publication
Monumental Inscriptions - HaverthwaiteGo to this publication
Monumental Inscriptions Information
Parish Church Author Notes
ColtonColton Holy Trinity
ColtonHaverthwaite St AnneCFHS
ColtonFinsthwaite St Peter
ColtonRusland St Pauls

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Holy Trinity :
I019063 Baptisms1776-1821 Search by name Search All Records Button
Holy Trinity :
I019064 Baptisms1822-1825 Search by name Search All Records Button
Holy Trinity :
P005591 Births/Bapts1623-1812 Search by name Search All Records Button
Holy Trinity :
I019062 Births/Bapts1676-1770 Search by name Search All Records Button
Holy Trinity :
I018798*Births/Bapts1826-1870 Search by name Search All Records Button
Holy Trinity :
M005591 Marriages1626-1812 Search by name Search All Records Button
St.Anne :
C018537 Baptisms1832-1888 Search by name Search All Records Button
St.Anne :
M061642 Marriages1868-1901 Search by name Search All Records Button
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Record Office Details

Record Office is : Barrow

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BPR 17
Bishops Transcripts16641870 Barrow
Pre 1974 CountyLancashire (Furness)


WPR 101
Bishops Transcripts1725-1891 Barrow
Pre 1974 CountyLancashire (Furness)


WPR 90
Bishops Transcripts1855-1887 Barrow
Pre 1974 CountyLancashire (Furness)


BPR 30
Bishops Transcripts1852-1889 Barrow
Pre 1974 CountyLancashire (Furness)

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