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Ousby, Cumbria

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Ousby, Cumbria

Ousby is a village and civil parish in Eden District, in the English county of Cumbria. It is a Thankful Village, one of 52 parishes in England and Wales that suffered no casualties during World War I. The parish has a population of 362, and includes Melmerby and the hamlets of Crewgarth, Row, Shire and Townhead.
Post townPENRITH
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridNY6234
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01768
Population362 (2001)

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


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

Ousby (or Ulfsby), par. and vil., Cumberland, 9 miles NE. of Penrith, 7472 ac., pop. 243.

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