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Greysouthen, Cumbria

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Greysouthen, Cumbria

Greysouthen is a small village and civil parish between the towns of Workington and Cockermouth, which are in Cumbria, in the North West of England. The village does not have very many services but it does have a village hall which is used as a Post Office on Monday afternoons. Greysouthen is divided into two by the local residents – up the went and down the went. The went is a hill directly in the centre of Greysouthen.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY0729
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code019000

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


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

Greysouthen (or Graysouthen), township and seat, Brigham par., W. Cumberland, 3½ miles SW. of Cockermouth, 1646 ac., pop. 690; P.O.

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