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John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887)
Local studies information is held at Lancaster library.
The following books contain useful information about the history of Tunstall and the surrounding area.
Details about the census records, and indexes for Tunstall.
You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Tunstall area or see them printed on a map.
The Register Office covering the Tunstall area is Lancaster.
Ask for the gazetteer for a calculation of the distance from Tunstall to another place.
In 1835 the parish of Tunstall contained the townships of Tunstall, Burrow with Burrow, Leck, and Cantsfield.
You can see the
administrative areas in which Tunstall has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
Ask for a calculation of the distance from Tunstall to another place.
View maps of Tunstall and places within its boundaries.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SD607736 (Lat/Lon: 54.1567, -2.603291), Tunstall which are provided by:
For probate purposes prior to 1858, Tunstall was in the Archdeaconry of Richmond, in the Diocese of Chester. The original Lancashire wills for the Archdeaconry of Richmond are held at the Lancashire Record Office.
You can also see
Family History Societies covering the nearby area, plotted on a map.
This facility is being developed, and is awaiting
societies to enter information about the places they cover.