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Devock or Devoke Water, Cumberland

Historical Description

Devock or Devoke Water, a lake at the north side of Birkby Fell, 5 miles E by N of Ravenglass, in Cumberland. It has a circuit of about 2½ miles, contains an islet, and is notable for the excellence of its trout.

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.