British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Cumbria » Keld, Cumbria - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Keld, Cumbria

Local area map loading...

Keld, Cumbria

Keld (or Keilde) is a hamlet in the English county of Cumbria. It lies within the civil parish of Shap. On the banks of the River Lowther it is a mile southwest of Shap and falls within that village's civil parish, Shap Abbey is nearby. Keld's medieval chapel in noted for its unusual simplicity.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyWestmorland
OS GridNY5514
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

Your comments about Keld, Cumbria

What do you know about Keld, Cumbria? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus