Place:


Birkbeck Fells  Westmorland

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Birkbeck Fells like this:

BIRBECK-FELLS, a township in Orton and Crosby-Ravensworth parishes, Westmoreland; on the Birbeck stream, and on the Lancaster and Carlisle railway, 4 miles SSE of Shap. Real property, £1,054. Pop., 200. Most of the surface is wild moor and mountain.

Birkbeck Fells through time

Birkbeck Fells is now part of Eden district. Click here for graphs and data of how Eden has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Birkbeck Fells itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Birkbeck Fells, in Eden and Westmorland | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/22867

Date accessed: 19th October 2019


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