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Glasson, Cumbria

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Glasson, Cumbria

Glasson is a small settlement in Cumbria, England. It just inland from the Solway coast, eight miles northwest of the City of Carlisle on the course of Hadrian's Wall and its World Heritage Zone, near to Drumburgh. The place name of Glasson is thought to derive from the Anglo-Scandinavian 'glaise' which means a small stream.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY2560
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West

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