Barnacre with Bonds


BARNACRE-WITH-BONDS, a township in Garstang parish, Lancashire; 2 miles NE of Garstang. Acres, 4,316. Real property, £5,809. Pop., 907. Houses, 162.

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


Archives & Libraries

Local studies information is held at Garstang library.


Civil Registration

The Register Office covering the Barnacre with Bonds area is Lancaster.


Description & Travel

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The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland - 1868

"BARNACRE, a township in the parish of Garstang, (joined with Bonds), hundred of Amounderness, in the county palatine of Lancashire, 2 miles from Garstang.

BONDS, a township joined with Barnacre in the parish of Garstang, hundred of Amounderness, in the county palatine of Lancaster, not far from Garstang. Here are the remains of Greenhaigh Castle, an ancient seat of the Stanleys, founded in the reign of Henry VII. It was dismantled by order of the parliament during the civil war of the 17th century, and only one tower is now standing."


Historical Geography

In 1835 Barnacre with Bonds was a township in the parish of Garstang.

You can see the administrative areas in which Barnacre with Bonds has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.




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Probate Records

For probate purposes prior to 1858, Barnacre with Bonds 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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