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Great Asby, Cumbria

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Great Asby, Cumbria

Great Asby is a village in Cumbria, England. It is located approximately 15 miles south east of Penrith and approximately 5 miles south of Appleby-in-Westmorland. Its name is said to be derived from the Old Norse: askr, meaning ash and by, meaning farm. In present times the village is used mainly by the farming community. The village’s church is St Peters Church, which was built between 1863 and 1866.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyWestmorland
OS GridNY6813
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
 

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