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An ancient parish in East ward, Westmorland.
Newbiggin on Lune, St. Aiden, there appears to have been a church on the site since around 1150, but the current church was built in 1892.
Ravenstonedale, St. Oswald, current church built in 1738 but using fabric from what was probably a Normal church on the same site.

There is an index to St. Oswalds gravestones at

Basic Details

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Map Reference Cumbria County History Gen UKIHearth Tax Probate Jurisdictions pre 1858 Diocese of Carlisle. 1787 Census - None known to exist
Available Publications
Monumental Inscriptions - Ravenstonedale St OswaldsGo to this publication
Monumental Inscriptions Information
Parish Church Author Notes
RavenstonedaleRavenstonedale St Oswald
Newbiggin on LuneNewbiggin on Lune St Aidens

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Congregational :
P004611 Baptisms1811-1837 Search by name Search All Records Button
Congregational or Independent :
C004612 Births/Bapts1775-1811 Search by name Search All Records Button
Presbyterian Chapel :
P004601 Baptisms1775-1809 Search by name Search All Records Button
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St.Oswald :
C003082 Baptisms1813-1874 Search by name Search All Records Button
St.Oswald :
P003081 Births/Bapts1571-1813 Search by name Search All Records Button
St.Oswald :
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St.Oswald :
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Record Office Details

Record Office is : Kendal

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WPR 102
Bishops Transcripts
Pre 1974 CountyWestmorland


Bishops Transcripts1667-1895 Kendal
Pre 1974 CountyWestmorland

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