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Scarness, Cumberland

Historical Description

Scarness, a hamlet and a small promontory on the E side of Bassenthwaite Water, in Cumberland.

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 Scarness are available from a number of sites:

Visitations Heraldic

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

RegionNorth West
Postal districtCA12
Post TownKeswick