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Croglin, Cumbria

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Croglin, Cumbria

Croglin is the name of a village, beck (stream), and grange in Cumbria in England. Croglin is a quiet picturesque fellside village between the Pennines and the River Eden, about 14 miles south-east of Carlisle. The surrounding land is used for agriculture, mainly sheep. A small river, Croglin Water, flows through the valley down into the River Eden. A village has existed in this location for a long time and may originally have been two separate hamlets.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY5747
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCumbria
 

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

Croglin The ~ The Croglin

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

Croglin, par., E. Cumberland, on Croglin Water, 4 miles NE. of Kirkoswald, 7112 ac., pop. 251; P.O.

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