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Grinsdale is a village in the parish of Beaumont, in the City of Carlisle district, in the English county of Cumbria. Grinsdale has a church called St Kentigern's Church. It is the source of the surname. It is also beside the River Eden. It was once a parish. Grinsdale Grinsdale lies beside the river Eden near Carlisle. Four Roman military marching camps were set up in the area. The rich loamy soil encouraged farming around Grinsdale.
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Grinsdale, Cumbria in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Grinsdale, par., E. Cumberland, on river Eden, 2½ miles NW. of Carlisle, 838 ac. (26 water), pop. 117.
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