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Foxfield, Cumbria

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Foxfield, Cumbria

Foxfield is a village on the west coast of Cumbria, in the Furness district that was part of Lancashire from 1182 to 1974. It lies on the Duddon Estuary, just outside of the Lake District National Park, around ten miles to the north-east of Barrow-in-Furness and one mile out of Broughton-in-Furness. It is part of the parish of Broughton West. Foxfield is best known for the Prince of Wales Pub, which has its own micro-brewery.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD2085
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

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

Foxfield Junction

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

Foxfield Junction, ry. sta., at head of Duddon estuary, Lancashire, 1½ m. SW. of Broughton in Furness.

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