Carleton, in the Civil Parish of Drigg and Carleton in the Copeland district of Cumbria. The hamlets of Hall Carleton and Carleton Green are located about 2 miles from the coast, 13 miles south of Whitehaven and 18 miles north of Barrow-in-Furness. Historically, Carleton was a township in the ancient parish of Drigg, in Cumberland.
CARLETON, a township, in the parish of Drigg, union of Bootle, Allerdale ward above Derwent, W. division of Cumberland, 2 miles (N.N.W.) from Ravenglass; containing 143 inhabitants. It is on the road from Ravenglass to Whitehaven.