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Greenodd, Cumbria

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Greenodd, Cumbria

Greenodd is a village in the Furness area of the county of Cumbria but within the historical county of Lancashire. For local government purposes the village is also within the area of South Lakeland District. It is located 3 miles (5 km) north-east of Ulverston at the junction of the A590 trunk road and the A5092 trunk road. The village is just outside the boundary of the Lake District National Park at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:54|14|N|3|3|W||| | |name= }} (OS grid ref. SD 315825). Greenodd is within the Crake Valley area of South Lakeland District. The 2001 UK census gives a population of 1823 for the Crake Valley. Greenodd and adjacent Penny Bridge are the main districts in the Crake Valley. The River Crake flows into the estuary of the River Leven at Greenodd.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD3182
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

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

Greenodd, vil. with ry. sta., Ulverston par., N. Lancashire, on Lune estuary, 3½ m. NE. of Ulverston; P.O.; has wharf with timber and coal yards.

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