Topics > Cumbria > Gamelsby

Gamelsby


BIGLANDS, with Gamblesby, a township, in the parish of Aikton, union of Wigton, Cumberland ward, and E. division of Cumberland, 4 miles (N.) from Wigton; containing 187 inhabitants. At Gamblesby is a place of worship for Wesleyans. A sulphureous spring was discovered about 1775, the water of which is much used for cutaneous complaints.

Extract from: A Topographical Dictionary of England comprising the several counties, cities, boroughs, corporate and market towns, parishes, and townships..... 7th Edition, by Samuel Lewis, London, 1848.

Cumbria Aikton Civil Parish Biglands
from Geograph (geograph)
Entering Gamelsby

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from Geograph (geograph)
Manor House Farm

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from Geograph (geograph)
Stone farm building, Gamelsby

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from Geograph (geograph)
Elizabeth II postbox, Gamelsby

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from Geograph (geograph)
Old Barn Gamelsby

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from Geograph (geograph)
Minor road towards Gamelsby

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
Biglands
  Co-Curate Page
Biglands
- Overview About Biglands Map Street View Biglands is a hamlet in the Allerdale district of Cumbria, located about 3 miles north of Wigton. It is part of the Civil Parish ...

Comments

Add a comment or share a memory.

Login to add a comment. Sign-up if you don't already have an account.



ABOUT US

Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.

LATEST SHARED RESOURCES