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Carleton, Cumbria

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Carleton, Cumbria

Carleton used to be a separate village or small hamlet one mile east of the centre of Penrith, Cumbria, England. Today, it is a rural suburb in an area of Penrith that has seen the most growth of housing in the past 30 years.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY5329
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

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

Carleton, hamlet and seat, in par. and 1 mile SE. of Penrith, E. Cumberland, on river Eamont.

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