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ULDALE, Cumberland

"ULDALE, a parish in the ward of Allerdale-below-Derwent, county Cumberland, 9 miles S.W. of Wigton, its post town, and 6 S.W. of Hesket Newmarket. The village is situated close to Ireby, at the head of the small river Ellen, which, falling over rocky precipices, forms a cascade termed White Water Dash. The parish contains the hamlets of Aughertree, Longlands, and Orthwaite. Coal, freestone, limestone, and peat abound."

[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin Hinson 2003]


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