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Oughterside, Cumbria

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Oughterside, Cumbria

Oughterside is a village in the Allerdale District, in the English county of Cumbria. Nearby settlements include the town of Aspatria and the villages of Hayton and Prospect. For transport there is the A596 road nearby. Oughterside is 2.1 miles away from Aspatria and is 6 miles from Cockermouth, the birthplace of William Wordsworth. The village is home to the Manor house that caters for tourists throughout the year.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY1140
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 Oughterside, Cumbria has been known in the past

Oughterside and Allerby

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

Oughterside and Allerby, township, Aspatria par., Cumberland, on river Ellen, 6 miles NE. of Maryport, 2194 ac. and 125 foreshore, pop. 500.

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