Moorhouse  Cumberland


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

MOORHOUSE, a township in Burgh-by-Sands parish, Cumberland; near the Carlisle and Silloth railway, 4¾ miles W by N of Carlisle. It contains the village of Thurstonfield, and has a Quaker's chapel. Real property, £1,795. Pop., 306. Houses, 67. Moorhouse Hall is the seat of the Hodgsons.

Additional information about this locality is available for Burgh By Sands

Moorhouse through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 25th May 2022

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