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Eamont Bridge, Westmorland

Historical Description

Eamont Bridge, a township in Barton parish, Westmorland, on the river Eamont, about 1 mile SSE of Penrith. It is joined to YA:NWATH, which see. The bridge which gives it name is a picturesque structure, and the curious antiquities called " King Arthur's Round Table" and ' May-burgh " are in the neighbourhood. It has a post office under Penrith.

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 CountyWestmorland 
Civil parishBarton 
Poor Law unionWest ward 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Eamont Bridge from the following:

Land and Property

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