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Mungrisdale, Cumbria

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Mungrisdale, Cumbria

Mungrisdale is a small village and civil parish in the north east of the English Lake District in Cumbria. It is also the name of the valley in which the village sits. Mungrisdale is a popular starting point for ascents of the nearby hills, such as Bowscale Fell, Bannerdale Crags and Souther Fell. Mungrisdale has no local amenities except for a pub. The parish has a population of 284.
Post townPENRITH
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY3630
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01768
Population284 (2001)

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

Mungrisdale, township, Greystoke par., and eccl. dist., partly also in Caldbeck par., Cumberland, on river Glenderamakin, 5 ½ m. S. of Hesket Newmarket - dist., pop. 339; township, 6593ac., pop. 180; has slate quarries.

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