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placename:- Thorpe
other name:- Thorpe Farm
parish Sockbridge and Tirril parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY499266
10Km square:- NY42

1Km square NY4926

old text:- Clarke 1787

Guide book, A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire, by James Clarke, Penrith, Cumberland, and in London etc, 1787 and 1789; and Plans of the Lakes ... 1793.
Page 41:-
We next see the villages of Thorp, Tirril, and Stockbridge, all neatly built of stone, and covered with blue slate. There is nothing remarkable in any of them ...

placename:- Thorpe
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

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 J5NY42NE, button to large image
blocks, labelled in italic lowercase text; settlement, village?

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

hearth tax returns:- Hearth Tax 1675

Records, hearth tax survey returns, Westmorland, 1674/75.
Low winder

placename:- Thorpe
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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