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Branthwaite, Cumbria

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Branthwaite, Cumbria

Branthwaite is a hamlet in the borough of Allerdale. Branthwaite is approx. 5 miles from Workington and is 7 miles from Cockermouth, the small village has few amenities but is a sought after area. There is one pub, The Wild Duck. The River Marron runs through Branthwaite. There was once a Trout farm but its recently closed down. There’s also an old mill that was the main source for the village but again that has long closed down.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY2937
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

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