Lonsdale Records/Training

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Main article: List of Surviving Lonsdale Records

The list of Lonsdale Records relating to the Lowther family and the Earls of Lonsdale are stored at the Cumbria Record Office (Carlisle Headquarters). The Lowther Family Estate have thousands of records listed in various categories and sub-categories ranging from DLons/L5 to DLons/L25. The records relating to the 11th Border Regiment (Lonsdale) range from DLons/L13/13/1 to DLons/L13/13/282

D LONS/L13/13/77–83

Training

  • D LONS/L13/13/77: Papers re arrangements for route marches - date: 7 November - 18 December 1914
  • D LONS/L13/13/78: Papers re the appointment of instructors in: drill, infantry training, volunteers from the police force, physical training, training courses, musketry - date: 18 September 1914 - 25 October 1915
  • D LONS/L13/13/79: Notes on conditions at the battle front to be used for training purposes - date: 25 September 1914 - 30 October 1915
  • D LONS/L13/13/80: Volume - shooting practice etc. - date: 1915
  • D LONS/L13/13/81-83: Papers re training - date: 13 October 1914 - 10 November 1915

—For access to the above records please contact the Cumbria Archive Centre (Carlisle)