We also provide a list of other web sites for Cumbrian history and genealogy at http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/archives/services/links.asp

Lancashire Archives
Holds some records relating to the Furness area of Cumbria pre-1974 (particularly Quarter Sessions, 16th-20th centuries). Also original wills and marriage licences for the Deaneries of Copeland, Furness, Kendal and Lonsdale prior to 1856. Cumbria Archive Centres also have these wills on microfilm.

Cheshire Archives and Local Studies
Holds Bishops' acts books, visitation records and church court records for Cumbrian parishes in the Diocese of Chester prior to 1856.

Durham University Library Special Collections
Holds wills and marriage bonds for Cumbrian parishes (Alston and Garrigill, Upper Denton) in the Diocese of Durham.

Discovery Catalogue, The National Archives
Holds many of previous versions of our catalogues created under the Access to Archives (A2A) programme, particularly relating to Quarters Sessions, Petty Sessions, local councils, family and estate records, businesses, solicitors, workhouses and poor law unions. For full and up to date versions of these please search CASCAT or follow the links on our Catalogues guide.

Manorial Documents Register, The National Archives
Hold details of records relating to manors in Cumberland, Westmorland and Furness.

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