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Foxfield, Cumberland

Historical Description

Foxfield, a railway station adjacent to the boundary between Cumberland and Lancashire, at the head of the Duddon estuary, three-quarters of a mile SSW of Broughton-in-Fumess. It is the junction station of the Wbitehaven and Furness railway with the Furness, Ulverston, and Lancaster railway. '

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.


Online maps of Foxfield are available from a number of sites:

DistrictSouth Lakeland
RegionNorth West
Postal districtLA20
Post TownBroughton-In-Furness