Cargo  Cumberland


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

CARGO, or Craghow, a township in Stanwix parish, Cumberland; on the river Eden, adjacent to the Silloth railway, 3 miles NW of Carlisle. Acres, 1,196. Real property, £2,553. Pop., 262. Houses, 63.

Additional information about this locality is available for Stanwix

Cargo through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Cargo, in Carlisle and Cumberland | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 21st March 2019

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