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Cockermouth, Keswick, and Penrith Railway, Cumberland

Historical Description

Cockermouth, Keswick, and Penrith Railway, a railway in Cumberland, east-south-eastward from Cockermouth to Keswick, and east by northward thence to Penrith, into junction there with the L. & N.W.R. It was authorized in August 1861, and opened on 1 Jan. 1865. Its length is 31½ miles.

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.