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Woodland, eccl. dist. and ry. sta., Kirkby Ireleth par., N. Lancashire, 3½ miles NE. of Broughton-in-Furness, pop. 87.
John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887)
Local studies information is held at Cumbria Record Office & Local Studies Library, Barrow.
Details about the census records, and indexes for Woodland.
You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Woodland area or see them printed on a map.
The Register Office covering the Woodland area is Ulverston.
Residents in 1882 found in Mannex's directory of Furness and Cartmel.
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In 1835 Woodland was a chapelry in the township of Broughton in Furness in the parish of Kirkby Ireleth.
You can see the
administrative areas in which Woodland has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
The history of Heathwaite and Woodland as described in Mannex's directory of Furness and Cartmel, 1882.
View maps of Woodland and places within its boundaries.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SD247890 (Lat/Lon: 54.291052, -3.158327), Woodland which are provided by:
For probate purposes prior to 1858, Woodland was in the peculiar of the Dean of the Chapter of York whose records are deposited at the Borthwick Institute.
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Family History Societies covering the nearby area, plotted on a map.
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societies to enter information about the places they cover.