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Hayton, Cumbria

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Hayton, Cumbria

Hayton is a village in the Allerdale District, in the English county of Cumbria, however is registered under the Civil Parish of Hayton and Mealo. Located in Cumberland on a minor road between the B5300 and the A596, it is approxiamtely 2 miles from the coast. Nearby settlements include the town of Aspatria and the villages of Oughterside and Prospect. A small tributary called Patten Beck runs across the village, through the grounds of the castle.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY1041
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West

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

Hayton and Mealo

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

Hayton and Mealo, coast township, Aspatria par., W. Cumberland, 5 miles NE. of Maryport, 1868 ac., pop. 295; P.O., called Hayton.

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