Professor Angus Winchester


Current Teaching

HIST226, 324, 415, 423

Property rights, ‘good neighbourhood’ and sustainability: the management of common land in England and Wales, 1235-1965
Winchester, A. 2013 In: Rural societies and environments at risk . Turnhout : Brepols p. 301-329. 29 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

The landscape encountered by the first tourists
Winchester, A. 2013 In: The making of a cultural landscape. Aldershot : Ashgate ISBN: 9781409423683.

Contested Common Land: Environmental Governance Past and Present.
Rodgers, C.P., Straughton, E.A., Winchester, A.J.L., Pieraccini, M. 10/2011 London : Earthscan. 227 p. ISBN: 978-1-84971-094-7.

Personal names and local identities in early modern Cumbria
Winchester, A. 2011 In: Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society Transactions. 11, n/a, p. 29-49. 21 p.
Journal article

Seasonal Settlement in Northern England: Shieling Place-names Revisited
Winchester, A. 2011 In: Life in Medieval Landscapes. Oxford : Windgather Press p. 125-149. 25 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Vaccaries and agistment : upland medieval forests as grazing grounds.
Winchester, A.J.L. 10/2010 In: Forests and Chases of Medieval England and Wales c.1000-c.1500. Oxford : St John's College Research Centre p. 109-124. 16 p. ISBN: 978-0-9544975-7-6.

John Denton's History of Cumberland
Winchester, A.J.L. 2010 Boydell & Brewer. 240 p.
Scholarly edition

Stints and sustainability : managing stock levels on common land in England, c.1600-2006.
Winchester, A.J.L., Straughton, E.A. 2010 In: Agricultural History Review. 58, 1, p. 30-48. 19 p.
Journal article

Early estate structures in Cumbria and Lancashire
Winchester, A.J.L. 2008 In: Medieval Settlement Research Group. 23, p. 14-21. 8 p.
Journal article

Sources in local history: finding and using manorial records.
Winchester, A.J.L., Straughton, E.A. 05/2007 In: Local Historian. 37, 2, p. 120-126. 7 p.
Journal article

Baronial and manorial parks in medieval Cumbria.
Winchester, A.J.L. 2007 In: The Medieval Park : new perspectives.. Macclesfield : Windgather Press p. 165-184. 20 p. ISBN: 978-1-905119-16-5.

'Common land in upland Britain: tragic unsustainability or utopian community resource?'.
Winchester, A.J.L. 2006 In: Umwelt und Geschichte in Deutschland und Grossbritannien / Environment and History in Britain and Germany. (Prinz Albert Studien Band 24). Munich: K. G. Sauer for Prince Albert Society 61 p. ISBN: 3-598-21424-3.

Cumbrian manorial records
Winchester, A.J.L., Straughton, E. 2006
Working paper

England's landscape 8: the North West
Winchester, A., Crosby, A. 2006 London : Harper Collins. 256 p. ISBN: 9780007155774.

Village Byelaws and the Management of a Contested Common Resource: Bracken (Pteridium Aquilinum) in Highland Britain, 1500-1800
Winchester, A.J.L. 2006 In: Building the European Commons: From Open Fields to Open Source,. Digital Library of the Commons

Regional identity in the Lake Counties : land tenure and the Cumbrian landscape.
Winchester, A.J.L. 2005 In: Natural History. 42, 1, p. 29-48. 20 p.
Journal article

Society, landscape and environment in upland Britain
Winchester, A., Whyte, I. 2005 Birmingham : Society for Landscape Studies. ISBN: 0953971112 .

Moorland forests of medieval England.
Winchester, A.J.L. 2004 In: Society, landscape and environmental in upland Britain. Birmingham : Society for Landscape Studies p. 21-34. 14 p. ISBN: 0953971112.

A lost source for the rising of 1536 in north-west England.
Hoyle, R.W., Winchester, A.J.L. 02/2003 In: English Historical Review. 118, 475, p. 120-129. 10 p.
Journal article

A medieval coin hoard from Waverton.
Winchester, A.J.L. 2003 In: Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society Transactions. 3, p. 237-239. 3 p.
Journal article

Demesne livestock farming in the Lake District : the vaccary at Gatesgarth, Buttermere, in the later thirteenth century.
Winchester, A.J.L. 2003 In: Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society Transactions. 3, p. 109-118. 10 p.
Journal article

Thomas Denton : A Perambulation of Cumberland 1687-8, including descriptions of Westmorland, the Isle of Man and Ireland.
Winchester, A.J.L., Wane, M. 2003
Other contribution

'Upland commons in northern England'.
Winchester, A.J.L. 2002 In: The Management of Common Land in North West Europe, c.1500-1850. (CORN [Comparative Rural History of the North Sea Area] publication series, 8). Turnhout: Brepols 33 p. ISBN: 2-503-51273-9.

The effects [of the 2001 foot and mouth disease epidemic] on rural communities in Cumbria.
Winchester, A.J.L. 2001 In: Landscapes. 2, 2, p. 5-9. 5 p.
Journal article

Discovering parish boundaries.
Winchester, A.J.L. 2000 Princes Risborough : Shire Publications. 96 p.

Dividing lines in a moorland landscape : territorial boundaries in upland England.
Winchester, A.J.L. 2000 In: Landscapes. 1, 2, p. 16-32. 17 p.
Journal article

Hill farming landscapes of medieval northern England.
Winchester, A.J.L. 2000 In: Landscape : the richest historical record. Society for Landscape Studies p. 75-84. 10 p.

The harvest of the hills : rural life in Northern England and the Scottish borders, 1400-1700.
Winchester, A.J.L. 2000 Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press. 194 p.

The diary of Isaac Fletcher of Underwood, Cumberland, 1756-1781
Winchester, A. 1994 Kendal : Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society. 518 p. ISBN: 9781873124208 .

Landscape and society in medieval Cumbria
Winchester, A. 1987 Edinburgh : John Donald. 178 p. ISBN: 9780859761796 .