This page covers research across the local community.

A detailed and comprehensive Bibliography has been compiled by John Beckett for use by members in their research. It lists books of general interest and those that have village specific references  helpful for our Villages Research Project. To view the latest version please click on the link Bibliography

Research articles:

Demography of the Cartmel Peninsula – (1) by Phil Rowland

Plague Pestilence and Famine in the Cartmel Peninsula v2 by Phil Rowland

Peninsula Schools by Mike Hornung

Burials in the Cartmel Peninsula by Pat Rowland

From flax to linen 2018 by David Shore

The early history of Horse Racing on the Cartmel Peninsula by Pat Rowland

Beeboles Cartmel, Allithwaite, Holker by Peter Le Mare

A Mackereth Family History Introduction by Pat Rowland

A Mackereth Family History by Tony Harrison

Jubilee digests introduction by Pat Rowland

Lime Kilns on the Cartmel Peninsula by Phil Rowland

The textile industry of the Cartmel Peninsula by Pat Rowland, David Shore, Phil Rowland & Jennifer Gallagher

Upper Holker Jubilee Digest

Lower Holker Jubilee Digest

Lower Allithwaite Jubilee Digest

Grange Jubilee Digest

Broughton East inc Grange development Jubilee Digest

Allithwaite Upper Jubilee Digest