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Farlam, Cumbria

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Farlam, Cumbria

Farlam is a village and civil parish in the City of Carlisle District, in the English county of Cumbria. It is bordered by the small town of Brampton located approximately 3 miles to the north and the City of Carlisle, 5 miles to the west. While the population has fluctuated over time, according to the 2001 UK Census, the population stood at 590: 291 males and 299 females.
Post townCarlisle
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY5558
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code016977

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

Farlam, par., E. Cumberland, 2½ miles SE. of Brampton, 5232 ac., pop. 1585; contains the hamlets of East Farlam and West Farlam.

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