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BRAMPTON, Cumberland

"Brampton is located about nine miles east of Carlisle on the road to Newcastle, the A69, and lies between the rivers Irthing and Gelt. It is bordered on the north by Lanercost and Walton parishes, on the west by Irthington, on the south by Hayton, and on the east by Nether Denton and Farlam. The parish comprises the townships of Brampton, Easby and Naworth. The town of Brampton consists principally of two streets and the market square."

[Description from T. Bulmer & Co's History, Topography and Directory of East Cumberland, 1884]

 

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[Page originated by Don Noble on 5 Jan 1997 and updated 2 Sep 2004 - Phil Stringer]