Local Books

Sedbergh, Garsdale and Dent; peeps at the past history and present condition of some picturesque Yorkshire Dales (1892)

The Registers of the Parish Church of Sedbergh, Co. York: 1594-1800, 1911 (from the Internet Archive)

The History of the Parish and Grammar School of Sedbergh Yorkshire, 1876 (from the Internet Archive)

Sedbergh School Register, 1546 to 1895, 1895 (from the Internet Archive)

The Yorkshire West Riding Poll Book, 1835 (from Google Books)

Journals & Magazines

Sedbergh Lookaround

Transactions of the Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archaeological Society (from Archaeology Data Service)

The Link Parish Magazine (for Orton, Tebay and Ravenstonedale with Newbiggin-on-Lune)


National Library of Scotland (maps section)

Thomas Jeffrey’s 1770s maps

Directories and Polls

Historical Directories, University of Leicester

County of York: The poll for Knights of the Shire, 1807 (from the Internet Archive)

The New Yorkshire Gazetteer, 1828 (from the Internet Archive)

West-Riding Election: The Poll for a Knight of the Shire, 1841 (from the Internet Archive)

West-Riding Election: The Poll for two Knights of the Shire, 1848 (from the Internet Archive)

A Topographical Dictionary of England (from Google Books)


Britain from Above

Craven’s Part in the Great War

Cumbria Archives Online Catalogue (CASCAT)

Dawson Dawson-Watson Project

Historic England photographs (enter Sedbergh, Garsdale or Dentdale)

Lancashire Archives Online Catalogue (LANCAT)

Sankey Photography Archives

Sedbergh School Archive

West Yorkshire Archive Service

The Workhouse, Sedbergh & Dent

Yorkshire Dales Community Archives


YouTube Videos

The Town That Wants A Twin, 2005 (YouTube)

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