Waverton  Cumberland


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

WAVERTON, a township in Wigton parish, Cumberland; on the river Waver, 3 miles W by S of Wigton. It has a post-office, of the name of W.-Tollgate, under Wigton. Real property, £5,759. Pop., 574. Houses, 114.

Waverton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 24th July 2024

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