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Eamont Bridge, Cumbria

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Eamont Bridge, Cumbria

Eamont Bridge is a small village immediately to the south of Penrith, Cumbria. The village is named after the River Eamont and straddles the boundary between the ancient counties of Cumberland and Westmorland. One of the houses in the village is called the "Welcome Inn" and was at one time the Welcome into Cumberland Inn.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyWestmorland
OS GridNY5228
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

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


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

Eamont Bridge, hamlet, Barton par., Westmorland, 1 mile SE. of Penrith; P.O. See YANWATH, &c.

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