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The Line or Leven, Cumberland

Historical Description

Line or Leven, The, a river of the NE of Cumberland. It rises in several headstreams adjacent to the boundaries with Northumberland and Scotland, and runs about 18 miles in the direction of SW by W, past Stapleton, Kirklinton, and West Linton, to the river Esk near the latter's influx to the head of the Solway.

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.