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Milburn, Cumbria

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Milburn, Cumbria

Milburn is a small village and civil parish in the Eden district of Cumbria, England. It is located on the northern side of the Eden Valley, about 9 miles east of Penrith. It lies beneath Cross Fell, the highest point of the Pennines and is one of a chain of villages following the 200 metres contour of the escarpment.
DistrictEden
Post townPENRITH
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyWestmorland
OS GridNY6529
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01768
Population171 (2001)
 

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

Milbourne

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

Milbourne, township and vil., Kirkby Thore par., Westmorland, 6½ miles NW. of Appleby, 7957 ac., pop. 242; 1¼ m. SE. of vil. is the vil. of Milbourne Grange.

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