Skiddaw is an extra-parochial place.

Alternative names: Skiddaw Forest, Underskiddaw

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Hugh Walpole at Skiddaw House Cumberland

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

UNDERSKIDDAW, a township in Crosthwaite parish, Cumberland; 6 miles NW of Keswick. Real property, £4,960. Pop., 482. Houses, 95.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Parish Records

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Census returns for Skiddaw, 1841-1891


  • County: Cumberland
  • Civil Registration District: Cockermouth
  • Probate Court: Search the courts of the surrounding parishes
  • Diocese: Not Applicable
  • Rural Deanery: Not Applicable
  • Poor Law Union: Cockermouth
  • Hundred: Allerdale below Derwent Ward
  • Province: York

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