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Bootle, Cumbria

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Bootle, Cumbria

Bootle is a town within the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton in Merseyside. The town was formally known as Bootle-cum-Linacre and has a total resident population of 77,640. Historically part of Lancashire, Bootle's economy has been centred around the docks and their associated industries for decades.
Post townBOOTLE
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridSD1088
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMerseyside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMerseyside
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code0151
Population(2001 Census)

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

Bottle ~ Santacherche

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

Bootle.-- coast par. and vil. with ry. sta., W. Cumberland, 6½ miles SE. of Ravenglass, 6786 ac., pop. 810; P.O., T.O. Market-day, Saturday.

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