Clappersgate  Westmorland


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

CLAPPERSGATE, a village on the western verge of Westmoreland; on the Brathay river, under Loughrigg-Fell, near the head of Windermere, 1¼ mile SW of Ambleside.

Additional information about this locality is available for Grasmere

Clappersgate through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Clappersgate, in South Lakeland and Westmorland | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 24th May 2022

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