LOWICK, a township-chapelry in Ulverstone parish, Lancashire; on the river Crake, 5 miles N of Ulverstone r. station. Post town, Newton-in-Cartmel. Acres, 1,900. Real property, £2,382. Pop., 468. Houses, 86. The property is much subdivided. The manor belongs to the Gaskarth family. Lowick Bridge, ¾ of a mile N of the church, commands a fine view of Coniston-water and Coniston-fells. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Carlisle. Valne, £104. Patrons, Mrs. Gaskarth and sisters. The church is a small edifice, covered, over both walls and roof with blue slate. Charities, £6.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
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"LOWICK, a chapelry in the parish of Ulverston, hundred of Lonsdale North of the Sands, county palatine of Lancaster, 4½ miles N.W. of Ulverston, its post town. It is situated on the banks of the river Crake, which is here crossed by a bridge. From the heights behind the village is a view of Conistone with its varied scenery. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Carlisle, value £75. The chapel is a small slated edifice. There is a parochial school with teacher's residence. The charities amount to about £6 per annum."
In 1835 Lowick was a chapelry and a township in the parish of Ulverston.
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