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Brisco, Cumbria

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Brisco, Cumbria

Brisco is a village in the parish of St Cuthbert Without, in the City of Carlisle District, in the English county of Cumbria. It is located a few miles south of the city of Carlisle, near Junction 42 of the M6 motorway. There is St Ninian's well in the village. Brisco railway station served the village.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY4251
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

Other names by which Brisco, Cumbria has been known in the past

Birksceugh ~ Briscoe

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

Brisco, township, St Cuthbert par., E. Cumberland, 3 miles SE. of Carlisle.

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