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WALTON, Cumberland

"This parish lies on the north side of the river Irthing, between the rivulets Kingwater and Cumbeck, and is bounded on the north by Kirklinton and Stapleton, on the east by Lanercost, on the south by Brampton, and on the west by Irthington. It is divided into two townships, High Walton and Low Walton, whose united area is 4150 acres."

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

 

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[Page originated by Don Noble on 17 Aug 1997 and updated 2 Sep 2004 - Phil Stringer]