British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Cumbria » Silecroft, Cumbria - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Silecroft, Cumbria

Local area map loading...

Silecroft, Cumbria

The village of Silecroft in Cumbria is in the parish of Whicham. It is situated between the towns of Millom and Bootle, and also neighbours the towns/villages of Haverigg, Kirksanton and Whitbeck. Black Combe, a hill near Silecroft, takes two hours to climb, with views on clear days of Ireland, Scotland, Wales and if you look down, England, a visit could be extended to cover White Combe, a neighbouring fell. The main route is from Whicham church, which has a small car park.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyCumberland
OS GridSD1381
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

Your comments about Silecroft, Cumbria

What do you know about Silecroft, Cumbria? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus