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Bout, Cumberland

Historical Description

Bout, a village in Eskdale, Cumberland, with a station on the Ravenglass and Eskdale line, 7 miles ENE of Ravenglass. It has three inns, and is in the vicinity of waterfalls and other attractions on the way up Eskdale to the mountain passes into Wastdale-Head, Langdale, and Duddon Vale.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Cumberland is available to browse.


Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Cumberland, 1615 is available on the Heraldry page.