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Newtown, Cumberland

Historical Description

Newtown, a village in Irthington parish, Cumberland, near the river Irthing, 2 miles NW of Brampton Junction station. on the N.E.R. Post town, Carlisle; money order and telegraph office, Brampton.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyCumberland 
Civil parishIrthington 
Poor Law unionBrampton 
WardEskdale 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Newtown from the following:


Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Cumberland is available to browse.