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Meathop and Ulpha, Westmorland

Historical Description

Meathop and Ulpha, a township in Beetham parish, Westmorland, on Morecambe Bay, at the mouth of the river Kent, 4 miles ENE of Cartmel. There is a post office at Ulpha under Broughton-in-Furness; money order and telegraph office, Broughton-in-Furness. Acreage, 1991, besides 1164 of tidal water and foreshore; population, 100.

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 parishBeetham 
Poor Law unionKendal 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Meathop and Ulpha from the following:

Land and Property

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