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Renwick, Cumbria

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Renwick, Cumbria

Renwick, formerly known as Ravenwick, is a small village in the English county of Cumbria. It forms part of the civil parish of Kirkoswald in the District of Eden. Renwick is located north east of Penrith between the A686 and B6413 roads. One mile south-east of the village in the hamlet of Haresceugh are the fragmentary remains of Haresceugh Castle, the site of which is now occupied by a farmhouse. Two sections of walling remain from the castle.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY5943
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

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

Renwick, par. and vil., Cumberland, 3 miles NE. of Kirkoswald, 4299 ac., pop. 258.

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