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Temple Sowerby, Cumbria

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Temple Sowerby, Cumbria

Temple Sowerby is a village and civil parish in Cumbria, northern England. It is close to the main east–west A66 road about 8 miles east of Penrith in the Eden Valley. At the centre of the village is the village green surrounded by cottages and houses, the village hall, Church of England primary school and a public house and hotel. Just outside the village stands the cricket pitch, a bowling green, the new doctors surgery and the Temple Sowerby garage.
Post townPENRITH
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyWestmorland
OS GridNY6127
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01768
Population333 (2001)

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

Temple Sowerby, township and ry. sta., Kirkby Thore par., Westmorland, 6 miles NW. of Appleby 1241 ac., pop. 420; P.O., T.O.

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