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Finsthwaite, Cumbria

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Finsthwaite, Cumbria

Finsthwaite is a small village in the South Lakeland District, in the county of Cumbria. It is located near the Furness Fells and Windermere. Finsthwaite has a place of worship, St Peter's Church, and a Bobbin Mill called Stott Park Bobbin Mill.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD3687
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

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


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

Finsthwaite, eccl. dist. and hamlet, Colton par., N. Lancashire, --dist., pop. 331; the hamlet is 8 miles NE. of Ulverston; ½ mile SW. is Finsthwaite House.

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