Rosley  Cumberland


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

ROSLEY, a township, with a village, in Westward parish, Cumberland; 5 miles E S E of Wigton. A stockfair is held on Whit-Monday, and every fortnight after, till 29 Sept. Pop., 252. Houses, 45.

Additional information about this locality is available for Westward

Rosley through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 23rd March 2019

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