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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.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD1868
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West

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