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Glencoin, Cumberland

Historical Description

Glencoin, a ravine traversed by a streamlet called the Glencoin Beck, which divides Cumberland from Westmorland. It descends from Watson Dodd, 1½ mile eastward to Ulleswater, at a point 1¼ mile SW of Aira Bridge, is overhung on the S side by Stybarrow Crag, on the N side by the heights of Gowbarrow Park, and has much romantic and beautiful scenery.

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.