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THE ESKDALE PROJECT:
MANORIAL SOURCES

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THE RESOURCES

The manor of Austhwaite- early charters

The monastic estate at Butterilket (revised 20/12/02)

Fishing rights in Devoke Water, c1260

The wobbly northern boundary of Eskdale manor

Eskdale in the "Percy Survey", 1578

The Stanleys acquire Birker (and Birkby)

The 1793 Birker boundary dispute

Eskdale manorial life c1793

Eskdale manor court records [in progress]

Enfranchisement of Muncaster manor tenancies

Lewis Herbert, Muncaster's bad steward