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Hayton, Cumbria

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Hayton, Cumbria

Hayton is a small village and civil parish in Cumbria, England, roughly 8 miles east of Carlisle, and 10 miles from the England/Scotland border. The place name Hayton means hay farm and refers to the former farming in the area. There is a separate settlement named Hayton within Cumbria near Aspatria. St. Mary Magdalene Church was built in 1780. In the church are a number of memorials to the Graham family of Edmond Castle.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY5057
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

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

Hayton.-- par. and vil., E. Cumberland, at confluence of rivers Irthing and Gelt, 2½ miles SW. of Brampton sta., 7845 ac., pop. 1420; P.O.

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