History of Kirkby Publications

All our publications are available as either downloads or on CD. There are a few copies of some publications available, to check availability or to purchase please email editor@history-of-kirkby.org

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Please email editor@history-of-kirkby.org with your order

Kirkby Select Vestry Book – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Select Vestry Book Dec 2004

Description: (303pp) A4 format 3bw illust/3 facsimile pages. Fully indexed. Minutes of Vestry meetings 1819 to 1908.
Availability: CD
Price: £5.00 + £2.00 postage & packaging

Parish Magazine 1902 (Reprint) March 2007

Description: Four sheets A3 folded bw illust
Availability: On demand
Price: £2.00 + £1.00 postage & packaging

Ashlack – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Ashlack: The History of a Small Cumbrian Estate September 2007

Description: Format: 170x250mm, Hard Back, 256pp, 20pp Colour Plates, Appendix & Index
Availability: Sold out

St Chuthbert Churchyard inscriptions – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

St Cuthbert’s Churchyard Memorial Inscriptions June 2008 

Description: A4 format, Wired Binding, 74pp, bw illust, fully indexed
Availability: Sold out

Parish Magazine 1901 (Reprint) June 2009

Description: 28 pages A4
Availability: On demand
Price: £2.00 + £1.00 postage & packaging

Kirkby in Furness co-op – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby in Furness Co-op 118 years of Cooperation 2021

Description: (52pp) A5 format Sepia & colour illustrations
Availability: Sold out

Kirkby field names – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Some of the Kirkby Ireleth Field Names from 1842 2021

Description: Second Edition (44pp) A4 format Black & White, Sepia and Colour illustrations, 13 Maps, Indexed
Availability: Available
Price:  £5.00 + £2.00 postage & packaging

Church of Christ Wall End – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Church of Christ, Wallend, Kirkby Ireleth by Lex Ward Feb 2022 
(History, Graveyard plan, Headstone Inscriptions and Index

Description: A4 format (68pp) Sepia & colour illustrations
Availability: Available
Price: £10 + £2.00 postage & packaging

From Duddon Valley History Group

Angerton Moss by Dr W.D.Shannon PHD., FSA. and Lex Ward June 2021

Description: A5 format (66 pp) Sepia & Colour illustrations, 6 maps etc.
Availability: Available
Price: £5.00 + £2.00 postage & packaging

Seathwaite Tarn by Dr Patrick Hoyte and Lex Ward Oct 2021

Description: A5 format (76 pp) Sepia & Colour illustrations
Availability: Available
Price: £5.00 + £2.00 postage & packaging

Out of print Kirkby Fragments are all available on CD, at £5.00 + £2.00 p&p UK only for any 4 volumes. We can also supply them via “Dropbox” or “We Send It” at the same cost without p&p.

TO ORDER
Please email editor@history-of-kirkby.org with your order.

Kirkby Fragments Vol 1 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 1 July 2005
“Customs of the Manor, Kirkby Hall, Slate 1550-1750, Stone Arthur”

Description: A5 format. (58pp) Illustrated in colour.
Availability: CD
Cost: £3.50 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Volume 2 July 2005
“Specky Four Eyes” by Kellet Curwen Memoirs

Description: A5 format (60pp)
Availability: CD
Cost: £3.50 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Volume 3 July 2005
“Changes in Agrarian Structure in Kirkby Ireleth 1746 – 1846”

Description: A5 format. (62pp) 6 colour illustrations, 3 maps, tables etc.
Availability: CD
Cost: £3.50 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Volume 4 July 2005
“Kirkby History, Beckside School, Kirkby Pubs”

Description: A5 format. (64pp) 2 Black & White and 9 Colour illustrations.
Availability: CD
Cost: £3.50 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Vol 5 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 5 Dec 2008
“Kirkby Charities”

Description: A5 format. (76pp) 26 Black & White Illustrations, 2 maps, tables etc., Appendix.
Availability: CD
Cost: £4.00 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Vol 6 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 6 Dec 2008
“Low Mill, Bell Hall Farm”

Description: A5 format. (64pp) 8 Black & White, 4 colour illustrations, 6 maps, 4 plans, family tree and 3 appendices.
Availability: CD
Cost: £4.00 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Vol 7 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 7 Dec 2008
“Chamleys of Pear Tree, Reminiscences”

Description: A5 format. (56pp) 10 Black & White and 3 colour illustrations, family tree, 2 facsimile pages.
Availability: CD
Cost: £4.00 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Vol 8 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 8 Dec 2008
“Gill Beck Farm, Bangs in the Village”

Description: A5 format. (64pp) 9 Black & White and 1 colour Illustration, 4 maps, 4 plans, 1 facsimile page, appendix.
Availability: CD
Cost: £4.00 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Vol 9 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 9 Dec 2008
“Reminiscences”

Description: A5 format. (60pp) 7 Black & White, and 2 colour illustrations.
Availability: CD
Cost: £4.00 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Vol 10 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 10 Feb 2014
“1924 Quarry Managers Diary & 1543 Tax Perambulation”

Description: A5 format. (64pp) 7 Black & White and Sepia illustrations, 3 maps.
Availability: CD
Cost:£3.00 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Vol 11 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 11 Feb 2014
“Chapels Farm”

Description: A5 format. (64pp) 24 Black & White illustrations, 7 maps and plans, 4 facsimile pages.
Availability: CD
Cost: £3.00 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Vol 12 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 12 Feb 2014
“Kirkby & WW1, Quarry Notebook 1848 – 1856, The Cartmel Frontiersman”

Description: A5 format. (64pp) 7 Black & White illustrations, 11 tables.
Availability: CD
Cost: £3.00 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Vol 13 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 13 Feb 2014
“Kirkby in WW2, 1925 Quarry Managers Diary”

Description: A5 format. (64pp) 10 Black & White illustrations.
Availability: CD
Cost: £3.00 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Vol 14 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 14 Dec 2018
“Trains & Boats & Planes, Accidents in Kirkby”

Description: A5 format. (58pp) Fully Illustrated Black & White, Sepia & Colour.
Availability: CD
Cost: £3.50 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Vol 15 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 15 Dec 2018
“Paradise Lost, Things that are Gone & Lost For Ever”

Description: A5 format. (78pp) Fully Illustrated Black & White, Sepia & Colour.
Availability: CD
Cost: £3.50 + £2.00 p&p UK only

Kirkby Fragments Vol 16 – A History of Kirkby Group Publication

Kirkby Fragments Volume 16  June 2020
“The Lot Homesteads of Kirkby Ireleth – High & Low Well Houses, Atkinson-Mason Family, Guards Farm & Muirlands”

Description: A5 format. (64pp) Fully illustrated Black & White, Sepia and Colour, 2 Family Trees, 2 Maps.
Availability: Available
Cost: £4.00 + £2.00 p&p UK only

TO ORDER
Please email editor@history-of-kirkby.org with your order.



Celebrations Queen’s Jubilee
June 2002 
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: Download



Beckside Vol 1
March 2003
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: Download



Beckside Vol 2
May 2003
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: Download



Beckside Vol 3
November 2003
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: Download



Soutergate Vol 1
April 2004
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: Download



Soutergate Vol 2
August 2004
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: Download



Soutergate Vol 3
December 2004
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: Download



Soutergate Vol 4
March 2005
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: Download



Sandside Vol 1
August 2005
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: Download


 

Sandside Vol 2 November 2005
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: Download



Sandside Vol 3
June 2006
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: Download



Askewgate/Headcragg Vol 1
April 2007
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: On demand
Cost: 50p + £0.50 p&p UK only



Askewgate/Headcragg Vol 2
July 2007
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
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Cost: 50p + £0.50 p&p UK only



Marshside Vol 1
November 2008 Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
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Cost: 50p + £0.50 p&p UK only



Marshside Vol 2
October 2009
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
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Cost: 50p + £0.50 p&p UK only



Wallend Vol 1
October 2010
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
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Cost: 50p + £0.50 p&p UK only



Wallend Vol 2
May 2011
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
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Cost: 50p + £0.50 p&p UK only



Chapels Vol 1
June 2012
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
Availability: On demand
Cost: 50p + £0.50 p&p UK only



From the Barr Family History
June 2015
Description: Single sheet A3 folded Sepia illustrations
Availability: On demand
Cost: 50p + £0.50 p&p UK only



Bits & Pieces Vol 1
May 2016
Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
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Cost: 50p + £0.50 p&p UK only



Grizebeck Vol 1
September 2017 Description: Single sheet A3 folded black & white illustrations
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Cost: 50p + £0.50 p&p UK only

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