The Petteril, Cumberland
Petteril, The, a river of Cumberland. It rises in two headstreams, in Greystoke Park and in the vicinity of Penruddock; runs 5½ miles north-eastward, to a point 2½ miles N by W of Penrith; goes thence, 16 miles north-north-westward, to a confluence with the Eden at Carlisle; and is closely followed, over all these 16 miles, by the Lancaster and Carlisle railway.
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Cumberland is available to browse.