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The Cocker, Cumberland

Historical Description

Cocker, The, a river of Cumberland. It rises on the south side of Borrowdale Haws, goes through Buttermere Water, Crummock Water, and the vale of Lorton, has a total course north-north-westward of about 15 miles, and falls into the Derwent at Cockermouth.

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.