Dalehead  Cumberland


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

DALEHEAD, a place on the south border of Cumberland; adjacent to Thirlmere, 6 miles SSE of Keswick. It has a post office under Windermere. Dalehead Hall stands on the margin of Thirlmere; and Dalehead mountain, with a small tarn, sends down a streamlet to the lake's head.

Additional information about this locality is available for Castlerigg

Dalehead through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 09th December 2019

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