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Arlecdon, Cumbria

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Arlecdon, Cumbria

Arlecdon is a village in the Borough of Copeland in Cumbria, England, near the town of Whitehaven. It has an historic Grade II listed church, first built in 1829, which contains a stained glass window dedicated to Isaac Fletcher of Frizington. In 1904 the church was remodelled, with the addition of a bell tower and eight bells cast by John Taylor & Son of Loughborough. The village also has a 19th century primary school and an old Sunday school.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY0419
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01946

Arlecdon, Cumbria in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Arlecdon, par. with ry. sta., W. Cumberland, 5½ miles NE. of Whitehaven, 5556 ac., pop. 6651; P.O.

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