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Brampton, Cumbria

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Brampton, Cumbria

DistrictCity of Carlisle
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY5261
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code016977

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

Bremeturacum ~ Brompton

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

Brampton.-- par. and market town, E. Cumberland, 9 miles NE. of Carlisle by rail, 10,269 ac. (2 water), pop. 3438; p.o., t.o., 2 Banks. Market-day, Wednesday; has tweed mfrs. The town was occupied by the insurgents in 1715, and again in 1745.

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