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below are some images of places of interest to Cowgill heritage:
A view from
Cow Gill Cote across Cowgill Field towards Lee Gate
Farm (the buildings in the distance), which may be the
ancient Cowgill House.
Mary's, just outside Thornton-in-Craven. Cowgills were
married, and buried here from the earliest records (1568) on. The flat
burial box outside the main entrance is for a Joseph Cowgill and family.
Angel's church at Ilkley. Cowgills were baptized, married,
and buried here as early as 1600, possibly earlier.
baptismal font at All Angel's, Ilkley
Meeting House. The Settle Certificate of 1682 (transferring
Ellen Cowgill and family to America) originated here.
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