British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Cumbria » Great Clifton, Cumbria - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Great Clifton, Cumbria

Local area map loading...

Great Clifton, Cumbria

Great Clifton is a village and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in the English county of Cumbria. In the 2001 census, it has a population of 1,101. The Village contains three pubs (Market Cross, The Queens Head and The Old Ginn House, the latter also being a hotel and a restaurant. The village also has a butchers which is owned by Cumberland sausage maker Rodney Flett, and a Post Office. The village school, Derwent Vale Primary School, was built in 1995.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY0429
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01900
Population1,101 (2001)

Other names by which Great Clifton, Cumbria has been known in the past

Clifton ~ Clifton Great ~ Kirk Clifton

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

Clifton Great, township, in par. and 2½ miles E. of Workington, W. Cumberland, on river Derwent, 989 ac. (20 water), pop. 974; P.O.

Your comments about Great Clifton, Cumbria

What do you know about Great Clifton, Cumbria? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus