Place:


Hillbeck  Westmorland

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Hillbeck like this:

HILBECK, a township in Brough parish, Westmoreland; 1 mile N of Brough. Pop., 76. Houses, 14. The manor belonged anciently to the Hillbecks; passed, in the time of Edward II., to the Blenkinsops; and belongs now to William Wilkinson, Esq.

Hillbeck through time

Hillbeck is now part of Eden district. Click here for graphs and data of how Eden has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Hillbeck itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Hillbeck, in Eden and Westmorland | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/5849

Date accessed: 16th September 2019


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