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Wampool, Cumberland

Historical Description

Wampool, a place in Aikton parish, Cumberland, on the Wampool river, 5 miles N by W of Wigton station on the Maryport and Carlisle railway. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Wigton.

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


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

Ancient CountyCumberland 
Civil parishAikton 
Poor Law unionWigton 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Wampool from the following:

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Wampool are available from a number of sites: