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Bardsea, Cumbria

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Bardsea, Cumbria

Bardsea is a village in the Low Furness area of Cumbria, England. It is two miles to the south-west of Ulverston on the northern coast of Morecambe Bay. It lies within the historic borders of Lancashire. Bardsea, or Berretseige, is mentioned in the Domesday Book as one of the townships forming the Manor of Hougun held by Earl Tostig. Also once part of the medieval manor of Muchland. Bardsea was a small farming and fishing village well into the 19th century.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD3074
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCumbria
 

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

Berretsiege

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