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Micklethwaite, Cumbria


Micklethwaite is a hamlet in the Allerdale district of Cumbria, located on the A596 road, just over 2 miles north-east of Wigton and 2 miles west of the village of Thursby. Historically, Micklethwaite with nearby Parton formed a township in the ancient parish of Thursby in Cumberland. Today, the settlement forms part of Thursby Civil Parish.

PARTON, with Micklethwaite, a township, in the parish of Thursby, union of Wigton, ward and E. division of Cumberland, 2¼ miles (N.E.) from Wigton; containing 104 inhabitants. The vicarial tithes have been commuted for £59.
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 Thursby Civil Parish Thursby Parish, 1848
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Houses, Micklethwaite

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Micklthwaite.

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Old Milestone by the A596 at Micklethwaite

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Entering Micklethwaite

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The River Wampool, Micklethwaite

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