Satterthwaite  Lancashire


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

SATTERTHWAITE, a village and a township-chapelry in Hawkshead parish, Lancashire. The village stands on the river Leven, 4 miles S E of Coniston r. station; and has a post-office under Newton-in-Cartmel. The chapelry contains also the hamlets of Dale-Park, Force-Forge, Grizedale, and Lower Graythwaite. ...

Acres, 4, 790. Real property, £2, 811. Pop., 397. Houses, 78. The property is subdivided. Grizedale Hall and High Gray-thwaite Hall are chief residences. A bobbin-mill is at Force-Forge. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Carlisle. Value, £120.* Patron, the Vicar of Hawks-head. The church was rebuilt in 1835. There is a national school.

Satterthwaite through time

Satterthwaite 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 Satterthwaite itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 19th July 2024

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