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Hesket Newmarket, Cumbria

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Hesket Newmarket, Cumbria

Hesket Newmarket is a small village in Cumbria, on the opposite side of Skiddaw to Keswick in the North West of England. It is famed for two social enterprises, a co-operatively-owned pub, the Old Crown Inn and a co-operatively-owned brewery, the Hesket Newmarket Brewery. The village was also the home and birthplace of Carlisle Based Haulage Giant, Eddie Stobart.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY3338
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

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

Hesket Newmarket, vil., Caldbeck par., W. Cumberland, on river Caldew, 9 miles SE. of Wigton; P.O.; copper and lead mines are in the neighbourhood.

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