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Corney, Cumbria

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Corney, Cumbria

Corney is a small settlement in Cumbria, England. It is near the A595 road, in the civil parish of Waberthwaite and Corney. The name is well known to travellers who take the fell road from Duddon Bridge to Ravenglass, as this route is known as the "Corney Fell Road".
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridSD1191
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West

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

Corney, par., W. Cumberland, 4 miles SE. of Ravenglass, 4440 ac., pop. 210.

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