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Vickerstown, Cumbria

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Vickerstown, Cumbria

Vickerstown is an area located on the Isle of Walney, near to the mainland town of Barrow-in-Furness, England. Albeit not part of mainland Cumbria, Vickerstown is still regarded as part of the town of Barrow-in-Furness. It is an example of a planned estate built for workers by a company needing to expand. The location Vicarstown in The Railway Series by the Rev. W. Awdry is based on Vickerstown.
DistrictBarrow-in-Furness
Post townBARROW-IN-FURNESS
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD1868
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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