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placename:- Ancrow Brow
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY49900549
10Km square:- NY40

1Km square NY4905

tithe schedule:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836 -- in part relevant

Beware/ The schedule is arranged by Person; interpretting it by Place is not a certain procedure.
Schedule, each row gives:-
Field no. / Tenant's name / Close ie Field name / Type of culture / Area, acres
Owned by Hon F G Howard, tenanted by Richard Ward; Grey Cragg and Ancrow Brow.
/ / Howard Hon. F. G.
/ 449 / Richard Ward / Grey Cragg &c / Pas / 44 500
/ 450 / Do / Cragg Field / Pas / 31 500
/ 451 / Do / Park / Pas / 12 090
/ 452 / Do / Sheep Folds / / 0 120
/ 453 / Do / Piche / Pas / 0 740
/ 454 / Do / Low Ancrow / Pas / 9 840
/ 455 / Do / Do / Pas / 8 970
/ 455 2 / Do / Hoghouse & Yard / / 0 120
/ / / / / [total] 477 880

placename:- Ancrow Brow
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd)

Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by J Ainslie and perhaps T Donald, engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
thumbnail J5NY50NW, button to large image
hill hachuring; hill or mountain

placename:- Crow Brow
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

records:- Farrer and Curwen 1923

Farrer, William & Curwen, John F
1669 : Demise dated 2 February, 1669, from Alan Bellingham of Over Levens, esq., to Richard Lickbarrow of Longsleddall, yeoman, of all his pastures, meadows and commons called Gray Crag and Iron Craw "together with all the sheep heafes and the barne there," to hold for one year for £10 rent to be paid on 11 November; with covenants that the tenant maintain the walls and fences, "thack" and keep up the barn, and that the said Richard Lickbarrow shall have his ewes to pasture there until 15 April after the expiration of the term and such "gelt" sheep as he may require; D. at Levens.

placename:- Iron Craw
person:- : Bellingham, Alan
person:- : Lickbarrow, Richard
date:- 1669
period:- 17th century, late; 1660s

records:- Farrer and Curwen 1923

Farrer, William & Curwen, John F
1579 : James Layburne, esq., conveys by fine to Thomas Bellingham, esq., 30 messuages &c. and lands in Sleddall, Stockdall, Swinkelbancke, Sadgyllthwaite, Sadgyllhead, Stockdallhead, Sleddallhead, Graycragg, Arnecrewe and Towside; Reg. of D. at Levens.
: Indentures of bargain and sale dated 13 March, 21 Elizabeth (1579), made between James Laburne of Skellesmerghe, esq., and Thomas Bellingham of the Myddell Temple, London, esq., reciting that in consideration of £800 the vendor conveys to the purchaser his lands, tenements, wastes, heaths, moors, turbaries &c., known as Graycrage, Arncrooe, Towsyde, Scleddalhede, situate in the townships or hamlets of Scleddall, Stokdall, Sadgill and Sadgilhed, late in the tenure of the said James Laburne, and all these messuages, tenements, lands &c. in Scleddall, Stokdall, Swynkelbanck and Arncrooe in the occupation of [the tenants named in the ensuing rental]; ib.
: Rental of tenements of Sleddale, Stockdall and Swynklebanke, lately being the inheritance of James Laiburne, esq., and now the tenements of Thomas Bellingham, esq., made 27 March, 21 Elizabeth; [endorsed] "27 March, 1579, the attornement of the tenants in Sleddal, Stockdall and Arncra and the rents of yr own confession."
: Robert Mitchell tenant of one tenement in Arnecrewe, rent 6s. 8d.: Gressome to James Layburn 33s. 4d. Richard Cowper tenant, rent 6s. 8d.: Gressome by him to Elizabeth Layburn, 26s. 8d.; to James Layburn by the same 20s. The wife of Rowland Lyckbarrow tenant during her widowhood rent, 13s. 4d.; Gressome to Nicholas Layburn by Rowland Lyckbarrow 20s.; by her to James Layburn, 46s. 8d.
: John Shepperd, th' elder, rent 13s. 4d.: Gressome to Nicholas Layburn, by him 20s.; to James Layburn by the same £4. Gilbert Sheppherd tenant, rent 13s. 4d.: Gressome [torn off]. Nicholas Whitehead, the wife of William Nicholson and John Potter, tenants of one "fullen mylne" in Stockdall, rent 3s. 4d.: Gressome [torn off].
: Total rent for Arnecrewe £2 16s. 8d., making a sum total of £17 12s. 8d.

placename:- Arnecrewe
other name:- Arncrooe
other name:- Arncra
person:- : Layburne, James; Laburne, James; Laiburne, James
person:- : Bellingham, Thomas
person:- : Mitchell, Robert
person:- : Cowper, Richard
person:- : Lyckbarrow, Rowland, Mrs
person:- : Shepperd, John
person:- : Sheppherd, Gilbert
person:- : Whitehead, Nicholas
person:- : Nicholson, William, Mrs
person:- : Potter, John
date:- 1579
period:- 16th century, early; 1570s

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