a) '...mylord Wurkinton' - Letter from Mary Queen of Scots to Queen Elizabeth I, from Kerlil (Carlisle) June 1568. Page 56
b) Mary, Queen of Scots, letter to Elizabeth I, by with hopes for her good favour and complaints about the behaviour of Henry, Lord Scrope (d. 1592), Francis Knollys (d. 1596) and "milord Wurkinton" towards her friends in Scotland
c) Lettres, instructions et mémoires de Marie Stuart, reine d'Écosse- 'milord Wurkinton'
d) 'He was bworn an browt up i' t' West, Wurkinton way, and he com fra' generations o' pit fwoak...' - T' Perfessor - Harold Forsyth (1907-2001) in Journal of the Lakeland Dialect Society, p31.
e) 'Ani 1 on ea ga to the last u18 nyt at fusion...It wz fairli gd az usual bt wud ov bin beta if nevi wz mc'in, it wz mstli wurkinton mcs nd no1 else' 2006
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