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Firbank, Cumbria

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Firbank, Cumbria

Firbank is a village and civil parish in the South Lakeland district of the English county of Cumbria. It has a population of 97. In 1652, George Fox preached to about 1,000 people at Fox's Pulpit, at one of the meetings which brought about the Quaker movement.
DistrictSouth Lakeland
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyWestmorland
OS GridSD6294
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01539
Population97 (2001)

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

Firbank, township, Kirkby Lonsdale par., Westmorland, 6 miles E. of Kendal, 2985 ac., pop. 207.

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