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Bellbank is a farm in the City of Carlisle district of Cumbria, located by the White Lyne (river) and about 2½ miles south-west of Bewcastle and 12 miles north-east of the centre of Carlisle. Historically, Bellbank and the wider area formed a township in the ancient parish of Bewcastle in Cumbria. Today, Bellbank is part of Bewcastle Civil Parish.
BELBANK, a township, in the parish of Bewcastle, union of Longtown, Eskdale ward, E. division of Cumberland; containing 445 inhabitants. There are collieries and lime-works at Oakshaw, in the township.