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Low Hesket, Cumbria

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Low Hesket, Cumbria

Low Hesket is a village in the English county of Cumbria. Low Hesket is located on the A6 road 8½ miles south of Carlisle, Cumbria. This is a former Roman road and a milestone from that era has been discovered there inscribed IMP C FL VAL CONSTANTINO P F INV AVG that expands to Imperator Caesar Flavius Valerius Constantinus Pius Felix Invictus Augustus dating it from the time of emperor Constantine I who ruled from 307 to 337.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY4646
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCumbria
 

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