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WINMARLEIGH, a township in Garstang parish, Lancashire; 3 miles NW of Garstang. Acres, 2,282. Real property, £2,483. Pop., 246. Houses, 42.

John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)


  • St Luke, Church Lane, Church of England


  • St Luke, Church Lane, Church of England

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Civil Registration

The Register Office covering the Winmarleigh area is Lancaster.

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Historical Geography

In 1835 Winmarleigh was a township in the parish of Garstang.
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Probate Records

For probate purposes prior to 1858, Winmarleigh 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.


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