Claife  Lancashire


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

CLAIFE, a township in Hawkeshead parish, Lancashire; on the E side of Esthwaite-water, 2 miles SE of Hawkeshead. Acres, 5, 310. Real property, £3, 688. Pop., 540. Houses, 103.

Claife through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Claife, in South Lakeland and Lancashire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 16th January 2021

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